EUROPE SECTIONS: Prices edge down on thin trading

Prices for domestic hollow steel sections edged downward slightly in Northern Europe this week, with trade activity remaining thin, market sources told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday May 23.

Metal Bulletin’s price assessment for commodity-size, grade-S235 square hollow sections made and delivered in Northern Europe widened downward by €5 per tonne to €640-655 ($754-772) per tonne delivered on May 23, from €645-655 per tonne last week.

That made it the fifth consecutive week when Northern Europe prices have moved downward by €5 per tonne,...


Carrie Bone

May 23, 2018

18:48 GMT