September 2012

European secondary aluminium flat as LME consolidates rise

European secondary aluminium ingot prices consolidated the previous week’s gains on Friday September 28, although market participants reported low demand for spot material.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES

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

European secondary Al market more appealing to UK sellers after euro rise

The European secondary aluminium market is beginning to open up for UK exporters again, after a weak euro kept UK material out of Europe over the summer months.

HOTLINE: Alcoa goes virtual in recycling drive

For those passionate about recycling to the point where they even like to crush virtual cans and read interesting recycling facts while they’re doing it, there is now an app for that.

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES

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

UK secondary Al shackled from price rise by low European prices

UK secondary aluminium prices were broadly stable on Wednesday September 26, despite expectations of an increase following sharp rises in London Metal Exchange aluminium prices earlier this month.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES

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

European secondary aluminium price rises following LME jump

European secondary aluminium ingot prices rose on Friday September 21, as the market reacted to sharply increasing aluminium prices on the London Metal Exchange.

Norton Aluminium placed into administration as court ruling looms

Norton Aluminium has been placed in administration and subsequently re-acquired by its directors, as they seek to protect the company against an unfavourable judgment in a legal case brought by a group of residents living near its Staffordshire premises.

UK secondary aluminium still flat as LME brings pressure

UK secondary aluminium ingot prices were flat on Wednesday September 19, even as recent jumps in London Metal Exchange aluminium prices saw concurrent rises in scrap raw material prices.