Scrap prices stable in latest US sale to Turkey

Turkey cut a fresh deal for a US East Coast bulk cargo of cut grades of ferrous scrap on Thursday May 18, with the price for HMS 1&2 (80:20) failing to breach the $275-per-tonne ceiling.

A Turkish mill booked a 30,000-tonne cargo comprising 16,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) and 14,000 tonnes of bonus-grade scrap at an average price of $278 per tonne cfr. This cargo did not contain any shredded scrap. Metal Bulletin sister title AMM’s calculations put the HMS 1&2 (80:20) price...


Mei Ling Toh

May 18, 2017

19:17 GMT