Scrap Steel up $5.78 CDN/TON
Sunday April 15, 2018
Mixed Scrap Steel (HMS1) rose $5.78 CDN/TON over the past 30 days. Prices increased $8.35 CDN/TON yesterday from the previous day. In the past 90 days HMS1 has advanced $30.79 CDN/TON.
In the longer term overview we see that Mixed Steel has increased $44.92 CDN/TON over the past year and overall rose $102.75 CDN/TON over a 2 year period.
In the past 7 days No.1 Heavy Melt Steel Scrap rose $14.61 CDN/TON, #2 copper was up $0.05 USD/LBS, Aluminum Extrusion Scrap increased $0.15 USD/LBS and Zinc Die Cast scrap was negative $0.03 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 12.21% in the past year and over the past 24 months the index has advanced 28.64%.