US A380.1 alloy price soars to all-time high

Secondary alloy prices in the United States climbed again sharply on Thursday October 28, with strong demand, low supply and soaring raw material prices, especially for silicon, combining to drive transactions higher.

"Silicon is expensive and supply is tight," one producer said simply.  "Alloy is very firm due to [the] spike in silicon prices and increasing manufacturing cost," a second...


Thorsten Schier

October 29, 2021

21:48 GMT

New York