About Us

General Cable (NYSE:BGC), a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Highland Heights, Kentucky, is a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for the energy, industrial, specialty and communications markets around the world. The Company offers competitive strengths in such areas as breadth of product line, brand recognition, distribution and logistics, sales and service, and operating efficiency.

On September 4, 2012, General Cable purchased the Alcan Cable North American business from Rio Tinto Alcan, adding the STABILOY® Brand (NUAL® Brand) of aluminum alloy building wire to its broad and diverse range of wire and cable products.
The combination of General Cable and Alcan Cable represents over 275 years of experience in the wire and cable industry.

Please visit www.generalcable.com for more information.

Price Sheets

Refer to General Cable’s price sheets for current list prices on our competitive, quality cable products.

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The updated industry paper The Evolution of Aluminum Conductors Used for Building Wire and Cable is now available on the NEMA website. This paper describes the development and acceptance of AA-8000 series aluminum conductors for feeder and service entrance cable applications.

Sustainability

General Cable has a unique approach to sustainable business practices, which we call Corporate Social Responsibility. With our focus on Sustainability, Safety, Citizenship and Innovation, we are working to create value to the communities we serve. 

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