EUROPE PLATE: Italian re-rollers push for price rise after jump in slab costs

Italian steel re-rollers have been trying to achieve price increases for heavy plate products following the recent rise in slab costs, sources told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday March 14.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for domestic grade-S235JR heavy steel plate in Southern Europe was €580-590 ($717-729) per tonne ex-works on Wednesday, unchanged over the week.

The lower end of the assessment reflected the few deals heard in the market, while official offers were...


Maria Tanatar

March 14, 2018

15:28 GMT