EUROPE WIRE ROD: Prices flat on summer trading hiatus

The prices for domestic mesh-quality wire rod in both Northern Europe and Southern Europe were unchanged over the past week due to the summer slowdown, sources told Fastmarkets on Wednesday August 7.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel wire rod (mesh-quality), domestic, delivered Northern Europe, was €495-500 ($555-560) per tonne on Wednesday, unchanged week on week.

Many market participants in Europe were away on holiday this week, with trading...


Carrie Bone

August 07, 2019

17:08 GMT