Scrap metal travels miles across the country to be processed, melted down or exported. Logistic companies transport scrap metal on barges, rail lines and truck to facilities across the globe. Fastmarkets SPB produces the prices that logistic companies need to determine the value of their cargo.
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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.