By Staff - July 16, 2019
Tightness in material, higher iron ore prices and a pending recovery in the US ferrous scrap arena is expected to benefit pig iron prices in the near-term.
By Staff - June 11, 2019
Pig iron prices are showing modest signs of fatigue but could be facing further drops due to a severe correction in the price of prime grades of ferrous scrap.
By Sean Barry - May 14, 2019
Pig iron prices in the United States quickly deteriorated in early May trading in the wake of crumbing domestic scrap prices and pressure from a wave of Brazilian high-phosphorous material hitting the market.
By Sean Barry - April 8, 2019
The price of pig iron in the United States has remained firm over the past month on robust demand and snug stock levels in Brazil and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), while deliveries out of the port in New Orleans continue to face delays.
By Sean Barry - March 11, 2019
The price of pig iron in the United States continues to edge higher on a deepening supply shortage in Brazil and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), while deliveries of material on the river network in America’s mid-section face increasing delays as vessels struggle to dock due to high water on the Mississippi River and its tributaries.