Scrap Steel up $19.53 CDN/TON
Thursday March 15, 2018
Mixed Scrap Steel (HMS1) rose $19.53 CDN/TON over the past 30 days. Prices increased $0.65 CDN/TON yesterday from the previous day. In the past 90 days HMS1 has advanced $54.73 CDN/TON.
In the longer term overview we see that Mixed Steel has increased $25.03 CDN/TON over the past year and overall rose $131.67 CDN/TON over a 2 year period.
In the past 7 days No.1 Heavy Melt Steel Scrap rose $13.22 CDN/TON, #2 copper was up $0.02 USD/LBS, Aluminum Extrusion Scrap unchanged and Zinc Die Cast scrap was positive $0.01 USD/LBS.
The Canadian Scrap Metals Index which includes scrap steel as well as 5 other benchmark grades of scrap metals including non-ferrous,
has advanced 10.33% in the past year and over the past 24 months the index has advanced 31.26%.