EUROPE PLATE: Northern European mills reduce prices on poor demand

Domestic prices for heavy steel plate in Northern Europe have moved down over the past week due to limited demand, sources told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday October 11.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for domestic grade-S235JR heavy steel plate in Northern Europe was €570-590 ($672-696) per tonne ex-works on Wednesday October 11, down from €580-600 per tonne ex-works. The assessment reflects offers and a few deals heard in the market. “The market is very slow, as buyers have high stocks and have no interest in buying more material,”...


Maria Tanatar

October 11, 2017

19:15 GMT