US PIG IRON: Market up on strong demand; buyers search for alternative supply

The import market for pig iron in the United States increased in the week to Friday December 11 on strong demand, with buyers forced to search for alternative supply, sources told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for pig iron, import, cfr Gulf of Mexico, US was $470-480 per tonne on Friday, up from $455-465 per tonne a week earlier.

Three pig iron bookings were reported in the US during the past week. Notably, none of...


Marina Shulga

December 11, 2020

18:01 GMT