Scrap car price update March 2017

March has seen a 5% decrease in this index in comparison to the previous month, but a 27% increase from the same time last year. It has been predicted for a while that there will be a correction soon and it is believed that more is to follow in the next few months. The Metals Index is still predicting a further drop and demand for iron ore is said to be lower from China.

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