RUSSIA FLAT STEEL: Mills increase domestic offer prices again on export demand

Russian producers have announced increasing prices for hot- and cold-rolled steel sheet from February production for domestic buyers, citing high prices and demand in the export market.

“It was predictable that mills would increase prices, because we are seeing rising export prices and a strong market for [steel] slab,” a trader told Metal Bulletin.

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Marina Shulga

January 22, 2018

20:00 GMT