ALUMINIUM FOUNDRY ROUND-UP: US foundry mart stays quiet; EU premiums show slight weakness

The US aluminium foundry premium has stayed flat again this month, while premiums in Germany and Eastern Europe slipped.

US foundry alloy premium flat on limited spot activity
The US aluminium foundry alloy premium has remained at 9-11 cents per pound, with market participants reporting that conditions cited for raising other US aluminium premiums did not appear to have an effect.
“I assume ABI [Aluminerie de Bécancour Inc] has impacted [the] market, too, but we haven’t felt anything or had anyone looking for additional units,” one supplier said.

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Kirk Maltais

Justin Yang

February 09, 2018

22:48 GMT

New York, London