September 2018

Global aluminium scrap overhang pushes European market into freefall

Aluminium scrap prices in Europe fell to their lowest in several years , with a supply overhang continuing to batter the market.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES 21/09

The following Metal Bulletin non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday September 21:

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 21/09: Base metals mostly rebound; LME Week 2018 schedule of events; Wide scrap-steel price spread may not last, Stemcor CEO says

The latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Friday September 21.

Alumina market on downward trend with Australia index down 10% w-o-w

Benchmark alumina prices have seen a steep decline this week for the first time since May, after a number of cargoes were reported to have traded at lower levels.

INTL AL CONF: Eight things we learned in Berlin

Here is our selection of the principal talking points at Metal Bulletin’s 33rd International Aluminium conference held in Berlin, September 12-14.

EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 20/09: SHFE base metals under pressure except tin; China ADC 12 export prices soften; Japanese steel demand dips in July

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Asia as we bring you the latest news and pricing stories on Thursday September 20.

CHINA ALUMINIUM INGOT ADC 12 SNAPSHOT: Export price pressured by cheaper material from SEA, Africa; domestic market weakens on ample supply

Key data from the Wednesday September 19 pricing session in Shanghai.

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES 19/09

The following Metal Bulletin UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday September 19:

ALUMINA SNAPSHOT: Fob Australia index falls below $600/t; pressure on market increases

Alumina prices fob Australia fell nearly 6% on Wednesday September 19 to below $600 per tonne, following the conclusion of a recent tender below the market.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES 14/09:

The following Metal Bulletin non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday September 14: