US PIG IRON: Market slow and soft on unclear price trend

The import pig iron market in the United States was slow and soft in the week to Friday August 23, with most participants preferring to remain in wait-and-see mode amid price trend uncertainty, sources told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for pig iron import, cfr Gulf of Mexico, US, slipped to $360-365 per tonne on August 23, down by $3-5 per tonne from $365-368 per tonne the week before.
Only one sale was heard for Russia-origin pig iron with September production at $365 per tonne cfr.

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Marina Shulga

August 23, 2019

18:49 GMT