Who We Are

Magellan is a leading independent distributor of specialty steels as well as other metallurgical products. Established in 1985, Magellan offers the marketplace a wealth of supply chain knowledge and technical expertise. As a socially responsible corporation, Magellan provides reliable and stable product management for its customers and suppliers while benefiting the community.

See what sets us apart.

James Beard Foundation Awards Kick-off

Magellan Corporation is proud to partner with the James Beard Foundation (JBF) for its 2019 James Beard Awards, commonly known as the “Oscars of the f…

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Meet & Greet with Congressman Brad Schneider

Congressman Brad Schneider visited the offices of Magellan on August 28, 2018 for a meet and greet, as well as discussion with key members of staff re…

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Lunch & Learn with Richard Longworth

Magellan welcomed Richard Longworth to its office on November 14, 2018 for a Lunch & Learn on the history of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs…

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Upcoming Events

Holiday Closures

Magellan will be closed in observance of the holidays on the following days:

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

Monday, December 24, 2018

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Monday, December 31, 2018

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Ferdie's World

Meet Ferdie! He’s the man, the icon, the legend: Ferdinand “Ferdie” Magellan. Ferdie is our beloved mascot and namesake, a man of many costumes and a real character.

Click here to learn more about the history of Ferdinand Magellan.

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