EUROPE STAINLESS STEEL: Base prices stable ahead of new offers

European stainless steel base prices have remained unchanged over the past week, with market participants expecting new mill offers to come in early February, sources told Metal Bulletin on Friday January 26.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly base price assessment on Friday for 2mm, grade-304 CR stainless steel sheet was €1,060-1,120 ($1,318-1,392) per tonne delivered in Northern Europe.

“Mills seem to have relatively short lead times for flat products of around 3-4 weeks, but they want...


Viral Shah

January 26, 2018

17:25 GMT