Scrap Steel up $7.46 CDN/TON
Friday February 15, 2019
Mixed Scrap Steel (HMS1) rose $7.46 CDN/TON over the past 30 days. Prices increased $1.85 CDN/TON yesterday from the previous day. In the past 90 days HMS1 has advanced $11.34 CDN/TON.
In the longer term overview we see that Mixed Steel has increased $61.78 CDN/TON over the past year and overall rose $96.82 CDN/TON over a 2 year period.
In the past 7 days No.1 Heavy Melt Steel Scrap rose $6.80 CDN/TON, #2 copper was down $0.02 USD/LBS, Aluminum Extrusion Scrap decreased $0.02 USD/LBS and Zinc Die Cast scrap was negative $0.02 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 3.16% in the past year and over the past 24 months the index has advanced 13.75%.