EUROPE BEAMS: Prices continue to inch upward on better demand

Steel beam prices in the domestic Northern European market have narrowed while prices in Southern Europe moved upward this week on higher offers and improved demand, sources told Fastmarkets on Wednesday March 6.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for domestic S235-grade, 200x200mm, category-2 H-beam in Northern Europe narrowed by €10 per tonne to €610-635 ($690-719) per tonne delivered on March 6, from €600-635 per tonne delivered on February 27. “Prices went up by €10 tonne this week for us. If demand increases, I think the prices will also go up further,” a trader said. Fastmarkets’...


Carrie Bone

March 06, 2019

17:38 GMT