SSAB forecasts strong Q1 steel demand in US, stability in Europe

Swedish steelmaker SSAB forecasts that demand for heavy steel plate will remain strong in the United States in the first quarter of 2019, while in Europe demand will be fairly stable.

SSAB, which has operations in Sweden, Finland and the US, expects steel prices in the first quarter to be “somewhat higher for SSAB Americas, compared with the fourth quarter of...


Maria Tanatar

January 31, 2019

16:15 GMT