EUROPE PLATE: Prices down in south on limited trading

Domestic prices for heavy steel plate in Southern Europe fell over the past week due to a lack of buying activity, sources told Fastmarkets.

Demand is expected to decrease further in August due to seasonal factors such as scheduled maintenances at the mills, they added.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel, domestic, plate 8-40mm, exw Southern Europe, was €490-510 ($550-572) per tonne...


Maria Tanatar

July 18, 2019

12:37 GMT