EU long steel mills seek further price rises as production costs climb

European steel mills hope to achieve further price rises for long steel products, driven by rising production costs, sources told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday October 4.

Rising costs for graphite electrodes, refractories and ferro-alloys in recent months have led to production cost increases of “almost €50 [$59] per tonne”, one Northern European producer source told Metal...


Viral Shah

October 04, 2017

17:08 GMT