EU flat steel distributor shipments down 3.8% in Jan-Apr 2019

European distributors of flat steel products reported a 3.8% year-on-year drop in shipment volumes in the first four months of 2019, Eurometal said this week.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for domestic hot-rolled coil (HRC) in Northern Europe was €485-500 ($552-569) per tonne ex-works on June 19.

Prices had been falling since the middle of May due to...


Maria Tanatar

June 25, 2019

17:43 GMT