EUROPE SECTIONS: Trading thin during summer holiday break

Prices for domestic hollow steel sections made in Europe remained flat on thin trading this week due to summer holidays across the continent, sources told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday August 8.

Metal Bulletin’s price assessment for commodity-size, grade-S235 square hollow sections made in Northern Europe remained at €640-660 ($741- 764) per tonne delivered on August 8, flat week on week. “Because of the summer holidays, the market is quite flat, we don’t have any deliveries from our suppliers and demand is flat. In two to three weeks it’ll...


Carrie Bone

August 08, 2018

17:00 GMT