All posts tagged: scrap steel

Scrap Metal Market February 2020: Scrap Price Recovery Update

February showing promise in 2020 For the first time in eight months, scrap steel prices increased nationally in January by 0.74 percent. This month, the national price of scrap steel is now a little over $144, a more than eight dollar increase staying on par with industry experts’ prediction that scrap prices will slowly recover

Scrap Metal Market January: What’s To Come In 2020

An optimistic view on scrap steel prices Scrap metal industry experts do not expect the decline in scrap steel prices that widely characterized 2019 to reoccur in 2020. While domestic recyclers should not anticipate rates to quickly return to the $192 per gross ton national average of January 2019, they should likely see a modest

The Scrap Metal Market Update is a blog produced by Advanced Remarketing Services on the scrap steel market, specifically related to crushed auto body prices and other metals related to auto recycling.

Scrap Metal Market: December 2019

Scrap steel prices are still struggling Scrap steel prices are at an all-time low. As expected, the downward trend that began four years ago continues to hurt recycling rates, and recyclers struggling to make a profit. This price decline is in large part due to precious metals seeing a price increase while non-precious metals have

The Scrap Metal Market Update is a blog produced by Advanced Remarketing Services on the scrap steel market, specifically related to crushed auto body prices and other metals related to auto recycling.

Scrap Metal Market: November 2019

China-U.S. trade war continues to affect the commodities market Since our last report, the ongoing China-U.S. trade war, along with decreasing interest rates towards the end of 2018, are still causing industrial and auto companies to pull back strongly on spending. In recent months, the steel industry has suffered from holding high inventories throughout the

The Scrap Metal Market Update is a blog produced by Advanced Remarketing Services on the scrap steel market, specifically related to crushed auto body prices and other metals related to auto recycling.

Scrap Metal Market: March 2019 Scrap Market Continues to Slide

While the scrap market slump lingers on it looks to stabilize with the possible completion of U.S.-China trade talks and the ongoing recovery of the Brazil mining disaster. The scrap market has stabilized going into March relative to the February market report. Last months blog of course showed the largest decline in the National Crushed

The Scrap Metal Market Update is a blog produced by Advanced Remarketing Services on the scrap steel market, specifically related to crushed auto body prices and other metals related to auto recycling.

Scrap Metal Market: February 2019 Scrap Steel Prices Decline Sharply

Scrap Steel Prices Fall by Most in Years as Market Awaits Outcome of U.S.-China Trade Talks The scrap metal market report for February 2019 shows the most significant decline in scrap steel prices in well over a year. In recent posts, we have alluded to the market showing declines due to world trade talks stalling,