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New York scrap metal prices

September 18, 2017
Ferrous scrap markets in New York are tied to the domestic consumer market and exports to Turkey. New York is a broker buying and scrap export market serving the United States and international scrap markets. 
 
Scrap Price Bulletin covers fifteen different steel and prices for the New York market including: no. 1 heavy melting, no. 2 heavy melting, no. 2 bundles, shredded scrap, no. 1 machinery cast, mixed yard cast, mixed borings and turnings, shoveling turnings, heavy breakable cast and the following stainless steel grades: 18-8 bundles and solids, 18-8 turnings, 430 bundles and solids, and 410 bundles and solids. Scrap Price Bulletin reports on the prices as delivered to the export yards per gross ton on cars or delivered to consumer or brokers’ buying. For detailed information about pricing methodology, refer to the methodology page here.
 
Additionally, Scrap Price Bulletin also covers the brokers' buying prices for domestic markets per gross ton on cars on the following grades in New York: no. 1 heavy melting, no. 2 heavy melting, mixed borings and turnings, shoveling turnings, and heavy breakable cast. Pricing fluctuations are covered in the monthly market reports.

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New York
Prices as of July 18, 2016
Prices delivered to export yards per gross ton on cars Low High
No. 1 hvy. melting 168.00 170.00
No. 2 hvy. melting 158.00 160.00
No. 2 bundles 138.00 140.00
Shredded scrap 198.00 200.00
No. 1 machinery cast 178.00 180.00
Mixed yard cast 178.00 180.00
Stainless
18-8 bundles and solids 1,075.00 1,100.00
18-8 turnings 975.00 1,000.00
430 bundles and solids 300.00 325.00
410 bundles and solids 200.00 225.00
Brokers' buying prices for domestic markets per gross ton on cars
No. 1 hvy. melting 178.00 180.00
No. 2 hvy. melting 168.00 170.00
Mixed borings and turnings 93.00 95.00
Shoveling turnings 93.00 95.00
Heavy breakable cast 148.00 150.00

Market Reports

Markets mainly sideways in September on sudden rise in scrap flows

By Sean Barry - September 13, 2017

Due to the impact of Hurricane Irma on some of Scrap Price Bulletin’s operations, a portion of our normal services have been affected. For this reason, some of our market reports have been condensed into one market roundup this month. We apologize for any inconvenience.