EUROPE WIRE ROD: Prices largely stable during August slowdown

The price of steel mesh-quality wire rod in the northern and southern European domestic markets was largely unchanged in the week to August 14, with trading activity remaining subdued amid the seasonal August slowdown, Fastmarkets heard.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel wire rod (mesh-quality), domestic, delivered Northern Europe was €485-510 ($543-571) per tonne on Wednesday August 14, widening by €10 per tonne on both the high and low end of...


Ross Yeo

August 14, 2019

17:32 GMT