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

Feb. 24 (Bloomberg) -- 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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                      Oct.     Oct.               YTD        YTD     YTD
                      2011     2010   YOY%        2011       2010   YOY%
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                     -------------------Thousand Metric Tons--------------
Total                1,800    2,000  -10.0%     20,700     16,800   23.2%
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North and South
   America             123      201  -38.8%      1,990      2,090   -4.8%
 Argentina               0      n/a     n/a          2        n/a     n/a
 Brazil                  0      n/a     n/a         35        n/a     n/a
 Canada                103      106   -2.8%      1,270      1,190    6.7%
 Ecuador                 0      n/a     n/a         68        n/a     n/a
 Guatemala               0      n/a     n/a         32        n/a     n/a
 Mexico                 18       93  -80.6%        451        593  -23.9%
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                      Oct.     Oct.               YTD        YTD     YTD
                      2011     2010   YOY%        2011       2010   YOY%
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                     -------------------Thousand Metric Tons--------------
 Panama                  0      n/a     n/a          1        n/a     n/a
 Peru                    0        0     n/a        123        218  -43.6%
 Trinidad and T          0      n/a     n/a          1        n/a     n/a
 Venezuela               0      n/a     n/a          2        n/a     n/a
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Africa, Europe,
   Middle East         482      454    6.2%      5,870      4,230   38.8%
 Belgium                 1        3  -66.7%          8          7   14.3%
 Egypt                  76       70    8.6%        751        464   61.9%
 Finland                 0       12 -100.0%         35         37   -5.4%
 France                  0      n/a     n/a         12        n/a     n/a
 Germany                 2        0     n/a          4          8  -50.0%
 Greece                  0        0     n/a         34         61  -44.3%
 Hungary                 0      n/a     n/a          3        n/a     n/a
 Iceland                 0      n/a     n/a          2        n/a     n/a
 Italy                   1        1    0.0%        161        119   35.3%
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                      Oct.     Oct.               YTD        YTD     YTD
                      2011     2010   YOY%        2011       2010   YOY%
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                     -------------------Thousand Metric Tons--------------
 Morocco                 0      n/a     n/a         26        n/a     n/a
 Netherlands             4      n/a     n/a         28        n/a     n/a
 Saudi Arabia            0      n/a     n/a         19        n/a     n/a
 Pakistan               11       13  -15.4%        159        137   16.1%
 Portugal                0      n/a     n/a          0        n/a     n/a
 Spain                   0        1 -100.0%        288         15 1820.0%
 Sweden                  0      n/a     n/a          5        n/a     n/a
 Switzerland             0      n/a     n/a          0        n/a     n/a
 Turkey                398      346   15.0%      4,720      3,340   41.3%
 United Arab Em          0      n/a     n/a         31        n/a     n/a
 United Kingdom          0      n/a     n/a          4        n/a     n/a
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Asia, Australia,
   Oceania           1,200    1,340  -10.4%     12,900     10,400   24.0%
 Bangladesh              4        4    0.0%         42         28   50.0%
 China                 427      381   12.1%      3,680      2,630   39.9%
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                      Oct.     Oct.               YTD        YTD     YTD
                      2011     2010   YOY%        2011       2010   YOY%
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                     -------------------Thousand Metric Tons--------------
 Hong Kong               6        7  -14.3%         92         80   15.0%
 India                  98      120  -18.3%        990        790   25.3%
 Indonesia              14       10   40.0%        211        276  -23.6%
 Japan                   7        8  -12.5%        232        165   40.6%
 South Korea           171      302  -43.4%      2,570      2,560    0.4%
 Malaysia               55       60   -8.3%        857        740   15.8%
 Singapore               2        1  100.0%          7          6   16.7%
 Taiwan                325      272   19.5%      2,970      2,220   33.8%
 Thailand               49       68  -27.9%        666        403   65.3%
 Vietnam                25      107  -76.6%        360        550  -34.5%
                  --------------------Thousands of Dollars----------------
Total              852,000  811,000    5.1%  9,730,000  6,840,000   42.3%
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North and South
   America          42,500   60,300  -29.5%    755,000    665,000   13.5%
 Argentina              84      n/a     n/a      1,100        n/a     n/a
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                      Oct.     Oct.               YTD        YTD     YTD
                      2011     2010   YOY%        2011       2010   YOY%
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                  --------------------Thousands of Dollars----------------
 Brazil                  0      n/a     n/a     15,200        n/a     n/a
 Canada             34,800   33,800    3.0%    442,000    366,000   20.8%
 Ecuador                 0      n/a     n/a     30,300        n/a     n/a
 Guatemala              21      n/a     n/a     14,000        n/a     n/a
 Mexico              7,050   26,000  -72.9%    194,000    191,000    1.6%
 Panama                 12      n/a     n/a        195        n/a     n/a
 Peru                    0        0     n/a     53,900     75,900  -29.0%
 Trinidad and T          5      n/a     n/a        738        n/a     n/a
 Venezuela              43      n/a     n/a        999        n/a     n/a
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Africa, Europe,
   Middle East     215,000  186,000   15.6%  2,700,000  1,620,000   66.7%
 Belgium               337    4,600  -92.7%     12,000     17,300  -30.6%
 Egypt              33,700   26,100     29%    326,000    166,000   96.4%
 Finland                 4   26,900 -100.0%     82,600     78,900    4.7%
 France                541      n/a     n/a      4,470        n/a     n/a
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                      Oct.     Oct.               YTD        YTD     YTD
                      2011     2010   YOY%        2011       2010   YOY%
================================================================================
                  --------------------Thousands of Dollars----------------
 Germany               336      152  121.1%      1,460      2,490  -41.4%
 Greece                  0        0     n/a     12,500     17,800  -29.8%
 Hungary                 6      n/a     n/a        829        n/a     n/a
 Iceland                32      n/a     n/a        382        n/a     n/a
 Italy                 971      578     68%     77,500     48,500   59.8%
 Morocco                 0      n/a     n/a     12,200        n/a     n/a
 Netherlands         3,150      n/a     n/a     40,000        n/a     n/a
 Saudi Arabia          101      n/a     n/a      8,350        n/a     n/a
 Pakistan            7,380    6,280   17.5%     87,700     53,600   63.6%
 Portugal                0      n/a     n/a          0        n/a     n/a
 Spain                 193      479  -59.7%     24,700     30,700  -19.5%
 Sweden                776      n/a     n/a      9,090        n/a     n/a
 Switzerland             0      n/a     n/a          0        n/a     n/a
 Turkey            174,000  116,000   50.0%  2,060,000  1,160,000   77.6%
 United Arab Em        120      n/a     n/a     13,800        n/a     n/a
 United Kingdom        288      n/a     n/a      3,270        n/a     n/a
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                      Oct.     Oct.               YTD        YTD     YTD
                      2011     2010   YOY%        2011       2010   YOY%
================================================================================
                  --------------------Thousands of Dollars----------------
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Asia, Australia,
   Oceania         594,000  565,000    5.1%  6,280,000  4,550,000   38.0%
 Bangladesh          1,980    1,640   20.7%     20,400     10,700   90.7%
 China             223,000  194,000   14.9%  2,010,000  1,490,000   34.9%
 Hong Kong           3,850    4,930  -21.9%     55,500     72,000  -22.9%
 India              47,700   45,200    5.5%    439,000    274,000   60.2%
 Indonesia           6,330    3,340   89.5%     89,200    103,000  -13.4%
 Japan              11,800    8,560   37.9%    179,000    152,000   17.8%
 South Korea        76,400  111,000  -31.2%  1,150,000    928,000   23.9%
 Malaysia           23,100   22,200    4.1%    380,000    288,000   31.9%
 Singapore             874      447   95.5%      2,190      2,270   -3.5%
 Taiwan            161,000  107,000   50.5%  1,420,000    900,000   57.8%
 Thailand           21,700   27,700  -21.7%    295,000    145,000  103.4%
 Vietnam             8,500   38,300  -77.8%    147,000    187,000  -21.4%
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NOTE: Figures include tinplate and terneplate; excludes rails and
ships, boats and other vessels for scrapping.

SOURCE: U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior {USDP <GO>}

To contact the reporter on this story: Mike Sebany in Washington at msebany@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Alex Tanzi at atanzi@bloomberg.net

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