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Steel company JSW USA to add 1,000 new jobs

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JSW Steel USA plans to invest $1 billion in facilities in Mingo Junction, Ohio, and Baytown, Texas.

"We are going to be hiring over 1,000 people," JSW President and CEO John Hritz told CNBC.

Hritz credited President Donald Trump's steel tariffs for allowing the company to supply more steel for defense and infrastructure purposes.

"We are completely in lockstep with the president," Hritz said. "Completely in lockstep with the administration."

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