US HRC index steady; spot market hits pre-holiday lull

Hot-rolled coil prices in the United States have continued to bounce between $27 and $28 per hundredweight ($540 and $560 per short ton) in a quiet pre-holiday spot market, sources said.

Fastmarkets’ daily steel hot-rolled coil index, fob mill US was calculated at $27.54 per cwt ($550.80 per ton) on Tuesday December 3, down by 0.9% from $27.79 per cwt on December 2 but roughly unchanged from $27.56 per cwt a week earlier on November 26. Lead...


Michael Cowden

December 03, 2019

22:26 GMT