April 26, 2017

Brass Mill Imports, Exports on the Increase

Imports and exports of brass mills products increased in February compared with the same month in 2016, reports the Copper and Brass Fabricators Council, Washington. Imports totaled 35.8 million pounds, a 4.4 percent increase, while exports increased 2.2 percent to 20.1 million pounds. Through the first two months of the year, imports increased 9 percent to 73.9 million pounds. Exports increased 7 percent to 40.7 million pounds.

Mexico was the leading destination for U.S. exports in February at 8.4 million pounds, followed by Canada at 5.8 million pounds, China at 1.4 million pounds, Saudi Arabia at 819,977 pounds and South Korea at 695,999 pounds.

Imports from Germany totaled 8.6 million pounds, followed by Mexico at 4.3 million pounds, South Korea at 3.9 million pounds, Vietnam at 3.1 million pounds and Canada at 2.9 million pounds.

Imports of all sheet, strip, plate and foil products totaled 12.2 million pounds, while exports of those products totaled 8.2 million pounds. Imports of all pipe and tube products totaled 12.3 million pounds, while pipe and tube exports totaled 3.8 million pounds. Imports of all profiles, rods and bars totaled 8.5 million pounds, while exports totaled 6.5 million
pounds.


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