Taiwan scrap import price steady despite higher offers

Import prices for containerised HMS-grade ferrous scrap in Taiwan have held steady over the past week, despite rising offers, sources told Metal Bulletin on Friday May 5.

Metal Bulletin’s assessment of import prices for USA-origin HMS 1&2 (80:20) was $230-235 per tonne cfr Taiwan on May 5, unchanged over the week. The assessment reflected the latest deals heard in the market.
Offers have been heard in the range of $238-250 per tonne cfr Taiwan this week, but no deals have been reported at prices this high.

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Maria Tanatar

May 05, 2017

15:16 GMT