RUSSIA FLAT STEEL: Mills push domestic prices up on export strength

Steel producers in Russia have increased their offers to the domestic markets for April-production hot-rolled (HR) and cold-rolled (CR) sheet, Metal Bulletin has been told.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly assessment of the price for Russian 4mm HR sheet was 43,000-45,000 roubles ($759-794) per tonne cpt Moscow, including VAT, on Monday March 12, widening upward from 43,000 roubles per tonne a week earlier. For stockists, steel producers increased offers of April-rolled HR sheet to 44,000 roubles per tonne. That was 1,000 roubles per tonne higher than the price for March-rolled products. A significant part of the...


Marina Shulga

March 12, 2018

17:50 GMT