Birmingham scrap metal prices
April 5, 2021
Birmingham is well known for their large and rich deposits of coal, iron ore and limestone; three main ingredients in the production of steel. It has also been referred to as the “Pittsburgh of the South.” Birmingham is home to many mills and manufacturers, including Nucor Steel, US Pipe, CMC Steel, US Steel and McWane Inc. among others.
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Prices as of February 3, 2020
Scrap prices rebound in March on supply deficit
By Sean Barry - March 8, 2021
North American ferrous scrap prices rebounded in March on a supply shortage driven by a combination of severe winter weather and a continuing deficit of silicon chips that is slowing down North American automotive production.