DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Import offers for Turkey steady despite pause in trading

The Turkish steel mills went through the last working day of the week with no deep-sea scrap bookings, while prices were mostly stable, sources said on Friday November 15.

Offers of HMS 1&2 (80:20) grade scrap from suppliers in the United States have been steady around $260 per tonne cfr Turkey. Those offers compared with the most recent US cargo sold at a similar price on November 13. A steel mill in the Marmara region booked a US cargo, comprising 25,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) at $260 per tonne, 12,000 tonnes of shredded at $265 per tonne and 3,000 tonnes of plate and structural scrap (P&S) at $270 per...


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November 15, 2019

16:22 GMT