Continuing Iron Age's Century-Long Tradition

Construction and Demolition Industry

If taking ferrous scrap to a yard after a demolition project is part of your revenue stream, then knowing the price and market conditions is a vital part of determining the value of your scrap. Fastmarkets SPB provides more scrap grades and cities than any other publication, giving you a complete regional view of what market conditions and prices are doing in your area.  More than just pricing, Scrap Trends Outlook (companion to Fastmarkets SPB) details future trends and market conditions, giving you the scrap value of your demolition job before it closes. 
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Regions we cover:

Boston  •  Birmingham  •  Buffalo  •  Chicago  •  Cincinnati  • 


About our prices

Fastmarkets SPB, often referred to as Iron Age, has been covering the steel and iron scrap markets for more than 160 years and is the weekly source of ferrous scrap metal pricing. Covering 18 markets in the US and Canada, Fastmarkets SPB provides a credible benchmark for use in negotiating contracts, price modeling, analyzing market conditions and developing strategies for any business reliant on the ferrous scrap markets. In addition to our regionally assessed prices for steel and iron scrap, Fastmarkets SPB provides alternative iron pricing, regional production data for the steel industry and monthly outlook information on the availability and future price trends of ferrous scrap.