US brass mill imports up, exports dip in May

Jul 11, 2014 | 03:56 PM | Saranya Kapur

Tags  brass mill products, Copper and Brass Fabricators Council, brass mill imports, brass mill exports, Saranya Kapur

NEW YORK — U.S. imports of brass mill products increased in May compared with the same month last year while exports fell, according to data from the Copper and Brass Fabricators Council.

Imports jumped 7.4 percent to 47.96 million pounds from 44.67 million pounds a year earlier. The top supplier was Germany at 10.64 million pounds, followed by South Korea (9.69 million pounds), Mexico (5.72 million pounds), China (4.52 million pounds) and Canada (4.28 million pounds).....





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