CIS LONG STEEL EXPORT: Wire rod prices up despite limited demand

CIS export wire rod prices surged in the week to Monday November 18, buoyed by the strength of global prices and raw materials and semi-finished steel costs, even as demand remained limited.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for steel wire rod (mesh quality), export, fob Black Sea, CIS, was $435-445 per tonne on Monday November 18, up by $15 per tonne week-on-week.

Wire rod from Russia and Ukraine scheduled for shipment in December-January was mainly available within the range of $445-450 per tonne fob Black Sea,...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

November 19, 2019

16:18 GMT