Metal Strip And Coil Processing, Stocking, And Distributing

About AAP Metals, LLC DBA Arbor Metals

AAP Metals, LLC DBA Arbor Metals is an international trader, processor and stocking metal service center for all grades and thicknesses of stainless steel and aluminum strip and coil. We also offer titanium and nickel alloys in sheet and coil products.

AAP Metals, LLC DBA Arbor Metals machinery preparing metal for coils

Our management team has created a progressive company with the best processing and warehousing facilities, the most up-to-date precision equipment and a commitment to superior customer service.

We are knowledgeable industry professionals whose goal is to always meet and exceed our customers expectations.

Founded in 1984, AAP Metals, LLC DBA Arbor Metals has served customers across industries and geography. Shipped specialized stainless coils to manufacturers in England, other European markets, the Middle East, the Far East, Mexico and Latin America. Whatever the need: Arbor has the materials, equipment and skills to create an optimized solution.


AAP Metals, LLC DBA Arbor Metals is centrally located in Dallas, Texas. Our ISO 9001:2008 Certified, modern plant offers a battery of ten precision slitters, as well as the latest in edging and oscillate winding equipment to meet our customers diverse and ever-growing precision metals needs.

Efficient, computerized inventory and stocking controls offer fast quote generation and order processing. Additional warehousing facilities in Chicago and Los Angeles further ensure the ultimate in convenient, economical order fulfillment and shipping.

On-Hand Inventories

12 million pounds of ready inventory in virtually every grade, temper and finish of stainless steel, provides the readiness to meet even the most ambitious manufacturing and delivery timetables.

Industries Served

Our customers include major manufacturers and metal fabricators throughout the world, as well as small and mid-sized companies representing a wide array of industries including:

  • Electronics
  • Automotive
  • Transportation
  • Appliance
  • Food Processing


We are uniquely positioned to provide rapid turnaround and competitive pricing to the widest variety of customers for every order need. Whether your orders are large or small – just-in-time or consignment – we have the production flexibility, capacity and skill to efficiently meet your requirements.


With 175 years of combined experience working with metal strip products, our customers are ensured quality workmanship, superior technical know-how and skillful machinists to produce their orders to exacting specifications.

Discover the new standard of efficiency, quality, reliability and speed of delivery in precision metals.