July 2017 PricingJuly 3, 2017
The Midwest Average for raw material dropped $0.02 per pound in the month of June, leading to price decrease this month. Current Midwest Average (rounded to 2 places) is $0.94 per pound. Global LME stock fell by approximately 1%, which could lead to some increase in price moving into August.
June 2017 Raw Material CostJune 12, 2017
June’s pricing went down $0.01 per lb due to a decrease in raw material cost. Prior month pricing was based on $0.97 per lb, current month is $0.96 per lb.
April Midwest AverageApril 17, 2017
April’s pricing increased $0.02 per lb based on March’s Midwest Average for raw material. Pricing appears to be trending up in the month of April which would cause and increase in May pricing as well.
February Raw material trendFebruary 9, 2017
Pricing for the month of February is up three cents with a Midwest Average of $0.90 per lb rounded to two places. Current trend for March is that prices are up a couple of cents as well, as the Midwest aluminum premium is running at a 21 month high.
January 2016 PricingJanuary 11, 2017
Midwest Average bumped up slightly to $0.87 per lb (rounded to 2 places) from $0.86 prior month in December, leading to a small increase in January pricing.