EUROPE PLATE: Southern European re-rollers keep prices stable despite lower slab costs

Domestic prices for heavy steel plate in Southern Europe have been stable over the past week despite decline of slab prices and low demand, sources told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for domestic grade-S235JR heavy steel plate in Southern Europe was €555-570 ($623-640) per tonne ex-works on April 3, unchanged over the week. The assessment reflects the deals and offers heard in the market. Fastmarkets’ weekly assessment for slab exports from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)  was $490 per tonne fob Black Sea on April 1, this was...


Maria Tanatar

April 04, 2019

11:59 GMT