Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Ambiguous times grip scrap market

The non-ferrous scrap market is facing uncertain times. Chinas hunger for scrap has slowed down of late, while confusion over registering for export rights has compounded these worries. Pricing issues on the London Metal Exchange (LME) are also causing merchants concern as they wind down for the summer break. Last week nickel and alloy prices increased, as did aluminium, following rises in primary non-ferrous metals on the LME. But raw material prices are making merchants cautious. ...