EUROPE STAINLESS STEEL: Market stable in quiet summer activity; participants watch nickel prices

The European stainless steel market were stable this week in typically quiet summer trading, sources said on Friday June 12.

Fastmarkets’ stainless steel cold-rolled sheet 2mm grade 304 transaction domestic, delivered North Europe price was €2,125-2,200 ($2,393-2,478) per tonne on Friday, unchanged week on week.

Demand in most of Europe remains low but Scandinavia is a major exception. One distributor there said its sales during the first two weeks...


Ross Yeo

July 12, 2019

16:03 GMT