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Market hammered by high supply and soft demand

By Sean Barry - October 9, 2017

The US ferrous scrap market looked set to post losses of about $40 per ton on prime grades and $30 for secondary grades in October amid a rash of mill maintenance outages and nosediving export prices.

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