Hot-briquetted iron (HBI) scrap metal prices
January 19, 2021
Hot-briquetted iron (HBI) is a compacted form of direct reduced iron or Iron ore fines that have been subjected to a reducing atmosphere, passivated for transportation and compressed into briquettes and featuring a metallic iron content of 85-85.5 percent carbon, 0.6-0.7 percent carbon (total iron content 91.5-92 percent), .01 percent sulfur, .07 percent phosphorus and 5-6.3 percent gangue.
Scrap Price Bulletin assessed the prices of sales reported by traders, brokers and users in U.S. dollars in metric tons (2,204.62 pounds) for material loaded on barge FOB New Orleans. Prices are those effective on the date of publication for future delivery.
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Prices as of November 18, 2019