Top Stories Global SCRAP REGISTER en-us 2017-03-25T03:30:59+01:00 India Nickel Scrap prices stay stable; Nickel Futures settle down>uploads/news/2017/3/6898859021490361011 India's major nickel scrap prices stayed stable on the Scrap Register Price Index as on Thursday, while nickel futures prices at India's Multi Commodity Exchange settled down at Rs. 654.10 per kilogram. India Brass, Copper Scrap prices advance in line with Futures as Escondida strike ending>uploads/news/2017/3/20490292551490357611 India's major brass and copper scrap prices advanced on Thursday, while copper futures prices at India's Multi Commodity Exchange edged up as workers agreed to resume work at Escondida, the world's top copper mine in Chile. Beijing Rebar prices down by RMB 20 a ton>uploads/news/2017/3/6586632931490354732 Spot steel markets turned southwards again on Friday. Billet prices in Tangshan lost by RMB 40 a ton. Rebar prices in Beijing went down by RMB 20 a ton. India's Containerized Shredded Scrap import prices remain flat; Plastic Scrap prices show mixed trend>uploads/news/2017/3/12123255861490354022 India containerized shredded scrap import weekly average prices remained flat at $275 a ton during the week ended March 01 this year, while India's major plastic scrap prices on the Scrap Register Price Index showed a mixed trend. US domestic Raw Steel production advance by 3.7% to 1,747,000 net tons>uploads/news/2017/3/7526429441490345967 United States domestic raw steel production advanced by 3.7 percent to 1,747,000 net tons in the week ended on March 18, 2017, while the capability utilization rate was 73.7 percent, according to the latest figures released by the the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI). Main sea freight index at Baltic Exchange gains to 1196 points>uploads/news/2017/3/11824541001490346714 The main sea freight index at Baltic Exchange for ships carrying dry bulk commodities gained to 1196 points on Thursday mainly due to higher panamax and supramax rates. Swiss Gold exports plunge by more than 50 tons during February>uploads/news/2017/3/355461361490338767 Switzerland Gold exports plunged by more than 50 tons to 88.7 tons during February this year, compared with total imports of 139 tons in January, according to the latest figures from the Swiss Federal Customs Administration. US Silver Scrap prices gain; Silver Futures close at $17.578 an ounce>uploads/news/2017/3/8726204731490283953 United States silver scrap prices gained on Wednesday, while silver futures prices at New York Mercantile Exchange fell to $17.578 an ounce amid doubts over President Trump's economic policies while weaker than expected economic data supported upside momentum. US Scrap Gold prices climb; Gold Futures gain further>uploads/news/2017/3/16009866471490282676 United States scrap gold prices climbed on Wednesday, while gold futures prices at New York Mercantile Exchange booked a fifth straight gain on the heels of a slump in global equities. Netherlands Flat Steel product prices remain stable so far in March>uploads/news/2017/3/10753843481490273134 Hot dipped galvanised material is scarce, particularly in the thinner gauges. Consequently, spot selling figures are high. Wire rod demand is quite stable, in the Netherlands. Regional mills are pushing for raised selling values but they are meeting resistance from buyers.