NEW YORK Veteran scrap
trader Marc Simon has founded M. Simon Metal Trade LLC, a
company that will trade in the domestic and export nonferrous
scrap markets and offer consulting services to the metals
"After having spent a year out
of industry, I felt the time was right to re-enter the market,"
Simon told AMM. "In my new role, I look forward to
furthering the relationships developed over the course of three
decades in the metals industry."
Prior to his current venture, which is based in Seattle,
Simon spent 27 years as a trader at family owned recycler
Joseph Simon & Sons Inc. Tacoma, Wash. The company was sold
in 2008, renamed Simon Metals LLC and Simon subsequently left