DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Turkish mills still silent amid rumours of shortage

Turkish scrap import prices remained stable on Friday May 20 as the mills in the country have kept their deep-sea purchasing on hold for more than two weeks.

Steel First’s daily index for HMS 1&2 (80:20) scrap from Northern Europe closed at $315.73 per tonne cfr Turkey on the day, unchanged day-on-day. The daily index for USA-origin material of the same grade finished at $328.35 per tonne cfr Turkey, also unchanged from the previous day. This put the premium...


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May 20, 2016

16:05 GMT