The MetalMiner North American Aluminum Price Index (the graph) is a weighted average of all Aluminum prices submitted to our database. Produced each Friday, the average is normalized to account for the composition, size, and quantity of materials purchased, specific to the North American market. The index value is a statistical measure of price movement based on an initial index value established on Jan. 6, 2012.
Prices are based on a proprietary database that comprises:
- More than 31 million transactions
- Collected from more than 1,100 companies
- 20 industries across North America
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