The October 2019 Monthly Metals Index (MMI) report is in the books.
This month, just one of the Monthly Metals Indexes (MMIs) increased, while six declined and three held flat.
Some highlights from this month’s MMIs:
- After surging two months ago, the nickel price flattened this past month.
- U.S. auto sales slumped in September after a strong August.
- The Architecture Billings Index for August reflected a contraction in billings, checking in at 47.2 for the month.
- Steel prices were down across the board in September.