Amadeusz Juskowiak

Us brass mill copper stocks lower in january

US brass mill copper stocks fell to 185400 short tons copper content at the end of January from 191200 short tons at the end of December according to the American Bureau of Metal Statistics

Consumption by brass mills increased to 60700 short tons in January from 48900 short tons in December

Mills consumed 29600 tons of refinery shapes in January versus 24000 tons in December Scrap consumption increased to 31100 tons in January from 24900 tons in December

Total brass mill shipments increased to 69600 tons in January from 54400 tons in December while receipts rose to 63800 tons from 47100 tons