Platinum: +2.2% Turkey steel scrap: +1.9% Zinc: +1.8% Aluminum: +1.2% Copper: +0.9% Iron ore: -2.7% Coal: -4.8%
China No Longer Buys Scrap!
China imported no scrap on August 2019. This is the first time since 1999 that China purchased no scrap; end the story that it is the world’s first buyer of scrap! It caused scrap steel price to grow to USD 387, up 18$ compared with previous year. But China government still persists on importing no…