December 2016

Indian import scrap prices show mixed dynamics

Indian import scrap prices have showed mixed dynamics over the past week, with shredded scrap stable, while heavy melt moved up.

UK domestic ferrous scrap prices steady on Christmas market lull

Domestic prices for grade-5C scrap in the UK have been unchanged as the market slowed down ahead of the Christmas holiday period, sources told Metal Bulletin on Friday December 23.

Taiwanese scrap importers expect prices to drop on China slowdown

Import prices for containerised HMS-grade ferrous scrap in Taiwan pushed up further this week, but major buyers withdrew from the market in anticipation of a downtrend driven by China.

DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Turkish mills still silent in deep-sea markets

Turkish steel producers went quiet at the end of the week after booking a number of deep-sea cargoes for January, sources said on Friday December 23.

PRICING NOTICE: Publication schedule for Taiwan import ferrous scrap assessment

Metal Bulletin’s weekly Taiwan import ferrous scrap assessment scheduled for publication on December 30 will be rolled over from the previous week due to the year-end holidays.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES 23/12

The following Metal Bulletin non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday December 23:

DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Turkish mills pause January bookings

Turkish steel producers took a break from deep-sea purchases on Thursday December 22 and the prices remained flat.

DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Turkey's steel mills stay active in deep-sea market

Turkish steel mills have continued to book scrap from deep-sea suppliers on Wednesday December 21.

7 things we learned at the 16th China Steel Industrial Conference

Here are the seven main things Metal Bulletin learned when it joined Chinese delegates at the 16th China Steel Industrial Conference last weekend in eastern China’s Shanghai city, hosted by Mysteel.com.

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES 21/12

The following Metal Bulletin UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday December 21: