AMI TRADING (USA) INC. was founded in 1963 by Martin B. Netsky and his father, Jacob Netsky, joined by third generation Deborah Netsky in 2002. The company originated on the Caribbean Island of Puerto Rico as American Merchant Inc.


AMI evolved from a physical yard, processing metals, to our present form as an International Trading Firm.


AMI TRADING (USA) INC., handles all grades of scrap: Non Ferrous, Ferrous Metals, Plastics, Electronics, and Paper Scrap under ISRI specifications.

• Third Generation Family owned and operated, supplying international and domestic markets since 1963.

• We have over 100 suppliers in over 20 countries. With long term Agents in China, Korea, India, Taiwan and Europe.

• We provide flexible pricing and payment options, with full service in-house; Logistics, Traffic, Documentation and Freight Department.

• We are AQSIQ Certified for export to China CCIC (Self Certified), CTPAT Certified for import to the USA.

• We are members of : ISRI, Gold Members BIR, American Copper Council.

• We provide the highest quality service and best value to our clients and suppliers. We promote long-lasting relationships in the industry with our high level of integrity and accountability and pride ourselves with consistent delivery of our goods worldwide, reliable marketing, and financing.