US aluminium scrap markets holding steady

Aluminium scrap prices in the United States continued to maintain a steady footing with inventory positions and scrap flows generally in check, although some market participants reported signs of softness for the upcoming summer months.

Smelter- and mill-grade scrap prices were unchanged nearly across the board, aside from aluminium-copper radiators, which slipped by 3 cents per lb on Monday June 11, according to  American Metal Market’s latest assessment. “So far [markets are] the same; [there’s] a lot of scrap out there [but] no changes...


Bradley MacAulay

June 12, 2018

22:33 GMT