April 2014

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES

The following MB UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday:

METAL BULLETIN DAILY PDFs

There will be no Metal Bulletin Daily PDF on Tuesday May 6, because of the UK national holiday on Monday May 5.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES

The following MB non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday:

Copper market saw deficit in January on Chinese demand – ICSG

The copper market recorded a 53,000-tonne deficit in January as apparent demand in China rose strongly, according to the International Copper Study Group (ICSG).

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES

The following MB UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday:

European copper premiums steady as consumers wait for next price rout

Tight supply and a recovery in overseas demand are supporting copper premiums in Europe even as some consumers pull back from the market, awaiting a repeat of the March price rout.

CHINA STEEL WRAP: Prices mostly decline amid weakening sentiment

China’s spot steel market was mixed on Tuesday April 22 with prices mostly down on weakening sentiment and poor demand.

FACTS: China’s base metals imports in March

A quick summary of China’s base metals imports for March.

Aluminum scrap prices hold steady

The aluminum scrap market was mostly unchanged this past week as prices continued to follow the steadiness seen in primary aluminum.

METAL BULLETIN DAILY PDFs

Daily PDFs will be downloadable until Friday April 18. After that, because of the UK’s Easter holidays, the next daily PDF will be downloadable on Wednesday April 23.