EUROPE SECTIONS: Sentiment positive but prices remain stable

Prices for hollow steel sections in Northern and Southern Europe were unchanged this week although mills continued to make higher offers, market sources told Fastmarkets on Wednesday November 20.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel sections (medium), domestic, delivered Northern Europe, was €560-580 ($620-642) per tonne on Wednesday, unchanged week on week.

“The market is on the positive side, [with] rumors that prices will go up in the near future. Prices are the same as last week but big tonnages have been booked. There is the expectation that [the market] will pick up in January and...


Carrie Bone

November 20, 2019

18:05 GMT