Taiwanese scrap import prices rebound on limited supply

Import prices for containerized heavy melting scrap (HMS) in Taiwan rebounded this week after suppliers withdrew offers, causing some supply tightness in the spot market.

Metal Bulletin’s assessment of import prices for United States-origin HMS 1&2 (80:20) sold into Taiwan was $330-332 per tonne cfr for the week ended Thursday June 14, up from $325 per tonne from a week earlier. US-origin scrap was offered at $335-338 per tonne cfr Taiwan during the week, up from from $330 per tonne in the previous week. Deals were concluded at $330-332 per...


Paul Lim

June 14, 2018

10:30 GMT