EUROPE BEAMS: Public holiday keeps trading at low level

The price of steel H-beams across Europe remained unchanged on Wednesday January 8 with a public holiday at the start of the week keeping trading activity low, sources told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel beams, domestic, delivered Northern Europe, was €550-570 ($614-637) per tonne on January 8, unchanged week on week.

Trading remained subdued this week, with January 6 being a public holiday for some European countries. This meant that many market participants only returned to work for the first time following...


Carrie Bone

January 08, 2020

15:40 GMT