June 2019

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES 28/06:

The following Fastmarkets non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday June 28:

US copper scrap market sentiment mixed on China import quotas

The US-China trade dispute has dampened selling appetite among copper scrap dealers in the United States, though China granting restricted quotas has spurred exports once again.

PRICING NOTICE: Delisting of third-party ferrous scrap, non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices

Fastmarkets will two months from the publication of this notice delist and cease to publish 40 steel scrap, non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices that it currently carries from third parties.

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

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

Alcoa to divest 25.1% stake in rolling mill to Ma’aden

Aluminium producer Alcoa announced Wednesday June 26 that it has amended its joint venture with Saudi Arabian producer Ma’aden for Alcoa to divest a 25.1% stake in a rolling mill.

Plummeting UK aluminium ingot prices force smelter closures, production cuts

UK aluminium alloy producers have been forced to close smelters or partially cease production as a confluence of weakening automotive sector demand for material, sluggish regional gross domestic product (GDP) growth and tariff uncertainty continues to push LM24 ingot prices lower.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES 26/06

The following Fastmarkets UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday June 26:

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from June 25

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Tuesday June 25 that are worth another look.

WEEKLY BASE METAL PREMIUMS REPORT: 25/06

A summary of base metals premiums from across the globe for the week to Tuesday June 25.

PRICING NOTICE: Standardization of Fastmarkets’ price names

Fastmarkets has standardized the names of our metals and minerals prices across our product suite for ease of use and greater transparency.