DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Prices up as Turkish producers resume deep-sea bookings

Turkish steel producers have resumed their deep-sea scrap purchases for January-February at higher prices, sources said on Thursday January 17.

Suppliers were seeking higher prices for their scrap because of the rise in collection costs during the difficult winter season, sources said. A steel producer in the Marmara region booked a Canadian cargo, comprising 17,000-20,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (90:10), 5,000 tonnes of plate and structural (P&S) and 25,000-28,000 tonnes of shredded, sold at an average...


Cem Turken

January 17, 2019

16:28 GMT