Sweden's BE Group forecasts strong Q2

Swedish steel trader BE Group believes that the second quarter of 2019 will be positive for the company’s principal markets, it said on Thursday April 25.

“Demand in the next quarter is expected to remain strong in the company’s main markets,” president and chief executive officer Anders Martinsson said. “Steel prices are expected to stay at the same level as in the first quarter, and the prices of aluminium and stainless steel are expected to recover after the first quarter’s decline,” he added. Fastmarkets’ assessment of the price for...


Maria Tanatar

April 26, 2019

17:08 GMT