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June US ferrous scrap pricing opinion turns bullish
London (Platts)--22 May 2015 1257 pm EDT/1657 GMT

June US ferrous scrap pricing expectations strengthened this week, as dealers continued to report limited availability and mill demand inched up, market sources said Friday.
Firmer raw material prices in April give support to some finished steel markets
May 22, 2015 05:30:00 EST

Mark Wiggett, editor for Platts Global Market Outlook, analyzes the price movements in coils, long products, steel scrap and iron ore; iron ore prices enjoyed a dramatic rebound, rising to around $60/dmt in late April and continued to rise into May.
Chinese imported iron ore prices likely to face downward pressure in H2 May
May 19, 2015 - Read highlights of the latest Platts steel raw materials news and pricing analysis, focusing on the global iron ore, coking coal, scrap and ferroalloys markets.
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