Birmingham scrap metal prices
November 23, 2020
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 September 30, 2019
Balanced market conditions lead to strong sideways prices in Nov
By Sean Barry - November 10, 2020
Ferrous scrap prices in North America held largely sideways again in November amid relatively balanced market conditions across most areas of the country, with notable exceptions in Chicago, Cleveland and Youngstown where prices managed to eke out gains.