EUROPE WIRE ROD: Prices steady as demand slogs through first quarter

European prices for mesh-quality wire rod stayed flat again across the continent in Fastmarkets’ price assessments on Wednesday March 6, with levels of demand continuing to disappoint and with almost no business of significant volume reported in the first quarter of the year so far.

Fastmarkets’ weekly domestic price assessments for mesh-quality wire rod for both Northern and Southern Europe stayed at €530-550 ($600-623) per tonne delivered on Wednesday. “We’re very eager to sell,...


Jethro Wookey

March 06, 2019

17:25 GMT