EUROPE HDG: Domestic prices to move up in early 2018

Domestic prices for hot-dipped galvanized (HDG) coil in Europe are expected to increase in the first quarter of next year, sources told Metal Bulletin.

The increase is expected to be driven by lower competition from imports after the European Commission (EC) set preliminary anti-dumping duties of 17.20-28.50% on HDG from China in August, and due to solid demand in Europe, according to market sources.

In the meantime, prices have been unchanged due to seasonal market slowdown. Metal Bulletin’s...


Maria Tanatar

November 22, 2017

21:17 GMT