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Meeting Type:         Annual Meeting



    For holders as of:    March 13, 2017
      Date:    May 11, 2017        Time:    10:00 a.m.  Eastern Time
      Location:   Charlotte Marriott SouthPark
        2200 Rexford Road
        Charlotte, North Carolina

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                    Voting Items                     



  Nucor’s Board of Directors recommends a vote FOR ALL NOMINEES.
  1.   Election of the eight nominees as directors
    01)     Patrick J. Dempsey   05)     Bernard L. Kasriel
    02)     John J. Ferriola   06)     Christopher J. Kearney
    03)     Gregory J. Hayes   07)     Laurette T. Koellner
    04)     Victoria F. Haynes, Ph.D.   08)     John H. Walker

Nucor’s Board of Directors recommends a vote FOR proposals 2 and 3.


2. Ratification of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Nucor’s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2017


3. Approval, on an advisory basis, of Nucor’s named executive officer compensation in 2016

Nucor’s Board of Directors recommends a vote in favor of 3 YEARS on proposal 4.


4. Advisory vote on the frequency of future advisory votes on Nucor’s named executive officer compensation

Nucor’s Board of Directors recommends a vote AGAINST proposals 5 and 6.


5. Stockholder proposal regarding Nucor’s lobbying and corporate spending on political contributions


6. Stockholder proposal regarding greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions

In their discretion, the proxy holders are authorized to vote on such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.