U.S. Infrastructure

Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) issues a report card on the health of infrastructure in America. The full 2017 detailed report is not yet available but the overall score was D+ on an A to F scale, the same score as the previous report. Referencing the ASCE report card; Members [...]

U.S. Scrap Exports

For the first two months of 2017, US scrap exports came in at 2,244,000 tonnes up 28.6% year on year. For the year 2016, bulk US scrap exports totaled 13,815,000 tonnes, up by 8.3% compared to the year 2015. Figure 1 presents scrap imports from the top six exporting countries for the period between 2013 [...]