Hollow sections prices to hold firm despite expected HRC price drop

Participants in the European hollow sections market predict a dip in coil costs as the summer begins, Metal Bulletin learned on Wednesday April 19.

Even though production costs for welded tubes are expected to fall, sources believed that hollow sections prices would remain flat until the autumn. “Prices [for coil] will slowly come down in the summer. I see no weakening at the moment, but maybe [it will be seen at] the end of May or...


Lee Allen

April 19, 2017

15:45 GMT