U.S. Iron and Steel Scrap Exports by Country for August

Following is a table detailing U.S. iron and steel-scrap exports by country, according to the U.S. Geological Survey in Reston, Virginia.

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                       Aug.     Aug.                 YTD         YTD     YTD
                       2011     2010    YOY%        2011        2010    YOY%
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                      -------------------Thousand Metric Tons-------------------
Total                 2,780    1,810   53.6%      16,800      13,100   28.2%
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North and South 
   America              248      232    6.9%       1,700       1,690    0.6%
 Canada                 129      114   13.2%       1,060         951   11.5%
 Mexico                  53       74  -28.4%         401         468  -14.3%
 Peru                    31       32   -3.1%          93         186  -50.0%
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Africa, Europe, 
   Middle East          914      594   53.9%       4,750       3,100   53.2%
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                       Aug.     Aug.                 YTD         YTD     YTD
                       2011     2010    YOY%        2011        2010    YOY%
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                      -------------------Thousand Metric Tons-------------------
 Belgium                 -4        1 -500.0%           7           3  133.3%
 Egypt                   72       46   56.5%         564         280  101.4%
 Finland                  6        6    0.0%          29          25   16.0%
 Germany                 -4        1 -500.0%           1           7  -85.7%
 Greece                  --       25     n/a          34          61  -44.3%
 Italy                   28        1 2700.0%         109         117   -6.8%
 Pakistan                21       58  -63.8%         131         116   12.9%
 Portugal                 0      n/a     n/a           0         n/a     n/a
 Spain                    2        6  -66.7%          22          14   57.1%
 Switzerland              0      n/a     n/a           0         n/a     n/a
 Turkey                 800      441   81.4%       3,860       2,440   58.2%
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Asia, Australia, 
   Oceania            1,620      979   65.5%      10,400       8,320   25.0%
 Bangladesh               4        2  100.0%          33          20   65.0%
 China                  470      195  141.0%       2,880       2,140   34.6%
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                       Aug.     Aug.                 YTD         YTD     YTD
                       2011     2010    YOY%        2011        2010    YOY%
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                      -------------------Thousand Metric Tons-------------------
 Hong Kong                6        9  -33.3%          77          66   16.7%
 India                  191       78  144.9%         739         624   18.4%
 Indonesia               24       32  -25.0%         178         221  -19.5%
 Japan                    8        7   14.3%         220         146   50.7%
 South Korea            338      144  134.7%       2,210       2,040    8.3%
 Malaysia                45       32   40.6%         746         649   14.9%
 Singapore               -4        1 -500.0%           5           4   25.0%
 Taiwan                 396      364    8.8%       2,290       1,750   30.9%
 Thailand                85       42  102.4%         534         330   61.8%
 Vietnam                 33       73  -54.8%         328         326    0.6%
                   --------------------Thousands of Dollars--------------------
Total             1,330,000  710,000   87.3%   7,860,000   5,340,000   47.2%
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North and South 
   America           98,300   71,100   38.3%     649,000     542,000   19.7%
 Canada              46,700   32,400   44.1%     371,000     292,000   27.1%
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                       Aug.     Aug.                 YTD         YTD     YTD
                       2011     2010    YOY%        2011        2010    YOY%
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                   --------------------Thousands of Dollars--------------------
 Mexico              22,600   25,200  -10.3%     173,000      15,400 1023.4%
 Peru                13,800    9,170   50.5%      40,400      64,600  -37.5%
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Africa, Europe, 
   Middle East      426,000  220,000   93.6%   2,170,000   1,180,000   83.9%
 Belgium                263    5,410  -95.1%      11,400       7,780   46.5%
 Egypt               31,700   14,400    120%     243,000      98,300  147.2%
 Finland             12,300   14,500  -15.2%      69,400      51,900   33.7%
 Germany                120      468  -74.4%         850       1,910  -55.5%
 Greece                  --    7,850     n/a      12,500      17,800  -29.8%
 Italy               14,200      361   3834%      50,900      47,200    7.8%
 Pakistan            12,100   18,700  -35.3%      70,100      43,100   62.6%
 Portugal                 0      n/a     n/a           0         n/a     n/a
 Spain                1,370   13,900  -90.1%      12,200      29,900  -59.2%
 Switzerland              0      n/a     n/a           0         n/a     n/a
 Turkey             358,000  137,000  161.3%   1,690,000     849,000   99.1%
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                       Aug.     Aug.                 YTD         YTD     YTD
                       2011     2010    YOY%        2011        2010    YOY%
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                   --------------------Thousands of Dollars--------------------
Asia, Australia,
   Oceania          805,000  419,000   92.1%   5,040,000   3,620,000   39.2%
 Bangladesh           2,070      787  163.0%      16,000       7,830  104.3%
 China              265,000  115,000  130.4%   1,570,000   1,200,000   30.8%
 Hong Kong            4,620    6,360  -27.4%      45,900      61,700  -25.6%
 India               85,900   27,100  217.0%     322,000     211,000   52.6%
 Indonesia           10,800   12,000  -10.0%      74,000      82,300  -10.1%
 Japan               13,200   12,400    6.5%     156,000     131,000   19.1%
 South Korea        150,000   50,400  197.6%     983,000     733,000   34.1%
 Malaysia            20,400   10,400   96.2%     333,000     255,000   30.6%
 Singapore               10      309  -96.8%       1,290       1,530  -15.7%
 Taiwan             189,000  148,000   27.7%   1,080,000     709,000   52.3%
 Thailand            38,200   14,200  169.0%     236,000     116,000  103.4%
 Vietnam             15,000   21,400  -29.9%     136,000     109,000   24.8%
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NOTE: Figures include tinplate and terneplate; excludes rails and
ships, boats and other vessels for scrapping.

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