US cut-length plate exports drop 13.6 percent in March

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 23:01:48 (GMT+3)   |   Sao Paulo
       

According to export data from the US Department of Commerce, US exports of cut-length plate totaled 51,903 mt in March 2019, down 13.6 percent from February and down 35.4 percent from March 2018 levels. By value, cut-length plate exports totaled $61.9 million in March, compared to $72.7 million in the previous month and $82.5 million the same month last year.

The US shipped the most cut-length plate to Mexico in March with 31,171 mt, compared to 33,036 mt in February and 33,982 mt in March 2018. Other top destinations included Canada, with 17,837 mt; and Sweden, with 1,110 mt. There were no other significant destinations (1,000 mt or more) for US cut-length plate exports in March.


Most Recent Related Articles

Pacific Northwest dock delivered prices for shredder feed scrap

Local Turkish rebar spot prices stable except in Izmir region

Egyptian and Emirati wire rod in demand in Saudi Arabia

Ship scrap prices fall in Turkey’s Izmir region

Turkey's coking coal imports down 0.9 percent in January-November