February 2019

UK secondary aluminium price falls to three-month low on poor domestic demand, lack of export market

A weaker secondary aluminium market in Europe and a lack of domestic demand drove the UK secondary aluminium market down by 2.9% on Wednesday February 27.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES 27/02:

The following Fastmarkets UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday February 27:

LME receives first application for Registered Intermediating Broker membership from SSY

The London Metal Exchange has received its first application ahead of its introduction of the Registered Intermediating Brokers (RIBs) membership category, according to a note to members on Wednesday February 27.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from February 26

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Tuesday February 26 that are worth another look.

Further setback at Alunorte in bid to resume full alumina production – sources

The process to resume full production at Hydro's Alunorte alumina refinery in Brazil has hit a further setback, after an accident with an iron ore tailings dam at a mine from Vale prompted a round of inspections throughout the country, sources told Fastmarkets.

Europe Al 226 ingot prices plummet while consumption nosedives

European aluminium ingot prices fell to their lowest level since December 7, 2018 on February 22, due to dampened demand exerting downward pressure on the price.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from February 22

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Friday February 22 that are worth another look.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES 22/02:

The following Fastmarkets non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday February 22:

CHINA ALUMINIUM INGOT ADC 12 SNAPSHOT: MJP export, domestic price fall amid low demand

Key data from the Wednesday February 20 pricing session in Asia.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES 20/02:

The following Fastmarkets UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday February 20: