By Sean Barry - June 11, 2019
The ferrous scrap market in the United States continued to be pummeled in June in the wake of diminished demand and a lingering oversupply of material, with most grades losing another $30 compared with the month prior.
By Sean Barry - May 10, 2019
The ferrous scrap market in the United States logged further losses in May as mills pared back buy programs due to numerous maintenance outages and scrap flows continued to surge amid slack export trade and a booming industrial sector.
By Sean Barry - April 8, 2019
Ferrous scrap prices fell in April as an oversupply of material outweighed the impact of lingering delays on the river network, with prices crumbling anywhere between $20 to $30 per gross ton from last month.
By Sean Barry - March 11, 2019
Ferrous scrap prices in Pittsburgh and the Ohio Valley made their first move upwards this year amid strong domestic and overseas demand, while supply flows eased slightly due to lost days from harsh winter weather last month and problems on the country’s inland river system.
By Sean Barry - February 13, 2019
General Market Report for Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Cincinnati and Youngstown
After coming under heavy downside pressure last month, ferrous scrap prices in Pittsburgh and the Ohio Valley largely held in their ranges in February amid an uptick in export trade and a blast of winter weather that impacted material flows, while prime grades fell $20 from last month.