DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Prices down by almost $10 on fresh booking from UK

Scrap suppliers succumbed to lower bids from Turkish steel mills and deep-sea scrap import prices have fallen by almost $10 per tonne in the latest transactions as a result, sources said on Wednesday September 18.

A UK supplier sold two cargoes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) to two Turkish steel mills in the Iskenderun region at $228 per tonne cfr - one of 17,000 tonnes and the other 20,000 tonnes. The previous deal for a deep-sea cargo sold into Turkey was $240 per tonne cfr for HMS 1&2 (80:20) from the United States on September...


Cem Turken

September 18, 2019

16:39 GMT