EUROPE SECTIONS: Prices down on cheaper imports, lower material costs

Prices for hollow steel sections in Northern and Southern Europe moved down this week due to pressure from import prices and feedstock costs, market sources told Fastmarkets on Wednesday October 16.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel sections (medium), domestic, delivered Northern Europe, was €560-580 ($617-639) per tonne on Wednesday, down from €580-590 per tonne one week earlier.

“Prices came down a little last week and are stable for now. There are expectations [that the price] will remain that way now, with...


Carrie Bone

October 16, 2019

16:15 GMT