EUROPE WIRE ROD: Uncertainty keeps market quiet despite EU import quota proposal

European prices for mesh-quality wire rod stayed flat across the continent on Wednesday January 9, with continuing doubts over imports even after the European Commission issued a proposal for its 2019 quotas late last week.

Fastmarkets MB’s weekly domestic price assessments for mesh-quality wire rod in both Southern and Northern Europe stayed at €540-560 ($618-641) per tonne delivered on Wednesday. The EC's safeguarding import quota for wire rod has been filled and the proposed...


Jethro Wookey

January 09, 2019

16:55 GMT