EUROPE ALLOY STEEL SURCHARGES: September values surge on nickel price rise

The monthly European alloy steel surcharges for September have surged upward from the August levels on higher nickel prices, Fastmarkets heard on Friday August 30.

Fastmarkets’ stainless steel cold-rolled sheet, 2mm, grade 304 alloy surcharge, domestic, Europe, rose to €1,519-1,557 ($1,681-1,724) per tonne, according to data released by Outokumpu, Acerinox and Aperam. This was an increase of €175-182 per tonne from August....


Ross Yeo

August 30, 2019

17:58 GMT