US secondary aluminium scrap prices step up on slow flows

A slowdown in secondary aluminium scrap flows in the United States, combined with persistent trucking issues, prompted some consumers to continue increasing certain smelter-grade scrap prices.

Prices for painted siding gained 1 cent per lb on Monday February 12, while mixed low-copper clips, high-grade turnings and mixed-grade turnings inched up a penny on the low end...


Bradley MacAulay

February 14, 2018

02:50 GMT