May 2021 Aluminum UpdateMay 3, 2021
Current material costs are continuing to trend upwards. The month of April closed with a Midwest Average published price of $1.29 per pound (rounded 2 places), which was up $0.11 per pound from March. It is looking like the price is continuing to climb into May as well. We understand that […]
April 2021 Aluminum UpdateApril 5, 2021
Both the LME and the Midwest premium increased in price throughout March, leading to a closing Midwest Average of $1.18 (rounded 2 places). This was an $0.08 per pound increase over prior month for orders placed in April 2021.
March 2021 Aluminum UpdateMarch 1, 2021
The Midwest Average price rose $0.04 per pound in February leading to an increase in March extrusion purchase price. Price appears to be continuing its upward trend based moving into April as well. The Midwest Average at the end of February was $1.10 per pound (rounded to 2 places).
January 2021 Aluminum UpdateJanuary 4, 2021
Welcome to 2021! Good riddance 2020! January’s Aluminum pricing is up $0.05 per pound from December, with a closing Midwest Average for December being $1.06 per pound (rounded to two places).
December 2020 Aluminum UpdateDecember 1, 2020
Cost for aluminum went up considerably in the month of November due to an increase in the LME traded price, coinciding with increased demand. Pricing for December is based on a Midwest Average of $1.01 (rnd to 2 places), up $0.07 per pound from prior month.