DAILY STEEL SCRAP: Prices inch up as Turkish mills book more cargoes for August

Turkish steel producers have continued their deep-sea scrap purchases for August shipments but at slightly higher prices, sources said on Wednesday July 22.

A steel mill in the Iskenderun region booked a Baltic Sea cargo, comprising 13,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (95:5) at $273 per tonne cfr. The cargo was scheduled to be shipped before August 19.

A steel mill in the Marmara region booked US cargo, comprising 17,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) at $267 per tonne, 8,000...

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Cem Turken

July 22, 2020

16:30 GMT

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