What’s in store for the steel and scrap markets in 2020
Most copper scrap discounts in the United States increased
as the Comex copper price continued to strengthen week on week.
Spot market prices for alloy-grade and standard-grade cobalt
diverged in the first half of the week.
Two weeks of strikes in protest against government plans to reform pension arrangements have delayed some minor metals deliveries
that will now be postponed until 2020.
The Chinese ferro-silicon market has been steady
over the past week amid firm quotations from producers.