SOUTHERN EUROPE REBAR: Domestic prices push up on higher scrap costs

Domestic prices for rebar in Southern Europe widened upward by €10 per tonne week on week following a rise in ferrous scrap prices, sources told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday December 13.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly domestic price assessment for Southern European rebar was €500-520 ($588-611) per tonne delivered on Wednesday, compared with €500-510 per tonne delivered on December 6.
“For new orders, we expect nothing less than €530 per tonne delivered in January,” a Southern European producer source said.

Metal Bulletin’s daily scrap index for an 80:20 mix of Northern Europe-origin No. 1 and No. 2 heavy melting scrap was at $346.20 per tonne cfr Turkey on Wednesday, up sharply month on month from $296.04 per tonne...


Viral Shah

December 13, 2017

19:11 GMT