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Exports could affect December ferrous scrap mart

By Bill Beck - November 29, 2021

The November surge in shredded and cut grade pricing was partly fueled by a flood of exports. In the second half of October, Turkey alone purchased 10-plus cargoes from the US for delivery to Black Sea ports, creating scarcities that rippled inland from the East Coast to the Lower Great Lakes.

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