July 6, 2016

Red Metal Shipments Down 6 Percent

Red metal shipments from service centers declined in May compared with both the previous month and the same month in 2015. Shipments were down nearly 6 percent through the first five months of the year, reports the Copper and Brass Servicenter Association, Overland Park, Kan.

Copper shipments of 9.5 million pounds declined 3.3 percent compared with April and were down 5.8 percent compared with the same month last year. Alloy shipments of 9.3 million pounds were down 6.0 percent from the prior month and 8.1 percent from the prior year.

For the year to date, copper shipments of 51.1 million pounds were down 5.4 percent compared with the first five months of 2015, while alloy shipments dipped 6.3 percent to 48.6 million pounds. Total warehouse shipments of 99.7 million pounds were down 5.9 percent compared with 2015, CBSA reports.


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