International Aluminum Scrap Market in Flux

Scrap for Asian secondary metals market

China, Indonesia, Malaysia Key Players in Trade Some recent decisions by Asian governments regarding the import of scrap aluminum may signal positive signs for the U.S. scrap metal recycling industry. The Asian market is not without some hurdles, however. While prior to 2013, China was perhaps the world’s largest importer of scrap aluminum. That government’s […]

Fluctuations in Asian Scrap Market Prices

Japanese scrap metal export ship

Affects Scrap Metal Pricing in Los Angeles, Other Markets Scrap metal prices are subject to change and it’s a key reason scrappers in Los Angeles check the daily prices. What may have been a record price for brass last week may be lackluster this week. Just as with other stocks and financial markets around the […]