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Chris is S&P Global Platts' Regional Pricing Director for Americas Metals, managing teams in the US, Mexico City and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Full Bio
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Apr 2021
  • Metals
  • Non-Ferrous

Aluminum premiums high on demand recovery, supply chain disruption and lingering tariff impacts

If the old adage about water always finding its lowest point is accurate, global aluminum markets must be dry as a bone. It’s no secret that regional aluminum premiums from Asia to Europe to the Americas are all currently at multi-year highs

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  • Blog
Mar 2021
  • Commodities
  • Metals
  • Non-Ferrous
  • Steel

Metals prices at multi-year highs as supply plays catch-up with demand recovery

Participants holding material in the current bull run metals market probably feel a bit like Bitcoin investors lately. It wasn’t that long ago that Bitcoin was worth pennies, or less, and many had given up on its prospects for achieving real value

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  • Blog
Mar 2021
  • Emissions
  • Energy Transition
  • Metals
  • Non-Ferrous

Industry push for greener aluminum production drives need for transparent price references

Metals and energy have a complicated relationship. Ferrous and nonferrous metals-making requires lots of energy, while melting and smelting generate significant CO2 emissions

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