US aluminium scrap markets diverge; eyes on China

Aluminium scrap markets in the United States were mixed, with mill-grade scrap stepping lower on declines in the terminal market and smelter-grade products mostly on steady footing while all eyes remain on potential aluminium scrap tariffs in China.

Mill-grade aluminium scrap prices and used beverage cans logged a 1-cent-per-lb decline across the board on Monday March 26, according to American Metal Market's latest assessment.

The London Metal Exchange's...


Bradley MacAulay

March 28, 2018

02:22 GMT