European secondary Al customers wait to book Q1 needs

European secondary aluminium consumers will be active in the spot market early next year after booking sparingly on long-term contracts and leaving much of their first-quarter requirements to short-term buying.

“Our main customer ordered for January and February on contract, but almost everyone else prefers to wait till the beginning of next year,” one producer said. “Customers seem very optimistic...

Published

Jethro Wookey

December 13, 2013

15:37 GMT

London