EUROPE SECTIONS: Prices steady as market mulls anti-dumping probe

Prices for domestic hollow steel sections in Europe remained unchanged this week while the market considered the possible outcomes of the region’s recently launched anti-dumping investigation into the product, market sources told Fastmarkets on Wednesday October 3.

Fastmarkets’ domestic price assessment for commodity-size, grade-S235 square hollow sections made in Northern Europe remained at €650-670 ($751-774) per tonne delivered on October 3, flat week on week. On September 28, the European Commission began an anti-dumping investigation into imported steel welded tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of square or rectangular cross-section originating from Macedonia, Russia and Turkey. This followed a...


Carrie Bone

October 03, 2018

17:48 GMT