IREPAS ATHENS 2017: Higher-grade scrap prices to rise as EAF mills aim to conserve electrodes

Higher-grade ferrous scrap prices are likely to diverge from other grades in the coming months as electric arc furnace-based (EAF) steelmakers look to conserve graphite electrodes.

“We are likely to see growing price differentials between high- and low-grade scrap from November or December as steelmakers look to use higher-quality ferrous scrap in their EAFs to better...

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Viral Shah

September 26, 2017

13:08 GMT

Athens