Container Sales Means More Than Container Sales

Shipping container metal recycling Los Angeles

Grand Scale Metal Recycling The metal we recycle often gets shipped overseas. We just wrote about shipping containers in a previous blog post and that’s what much of our scrap metal gets shipped in so on the heels of that article here’s probably more than you ever wanted to know about shipping containers, their uses […]

Reusing and Recycling Metal Shipping Containers

recycled metal shipping containers at port of Los Angeles

We’ve written extensively on metal recycling here in Los Angeles and our small part in the worldwide scrap metal recycling industry. We’ve also mentioned the problems many of us in the secondary metals market are experiencing due to supply chain interruptions. If you live near of visit our Southern California coastline the problem is very […]

Novel Metal Recycling Efforts

Metal recycling with shipping containers

Shipping Container Homes We’ve written about the backlog of shipping in Los Angeles ports and the supply chain problems it’s causing, including the effect on metal recycling. But when thinking about shipping and the ubiquitous shipping containers that house just about everything that moves by sea, another aspect of recycling comes to mind. Not everything […]

Los Angeles Port Backup Affecting Scrap Metal Recycling Market

Shipping containers with scrap metal for recycling Los Angeles

Lack of Containers, COVID Cited Los Angeles, CA—The port of Los Angeles is experiencing a backlog in ships that is is able to service. Recently the number of ships awaiting unloading at the port in San Pedro, CA was at a high of 30.  Their cargoes, including non-ferrous metal items meant for scrap metal recycling […]