EUROPE HRC: Transaction prices begin upswing in the north

Domestic prices for hot-rolled coil in Northern Europe have increased with support from good demand and a lack of competitive import offers, sources told Fastmarkets on Monday January 20.

Fastmarkets’ daily steel hot-rolled coil index, domestic, ex-works Northern Europe, rose to €449.48 ($498.39) per tonne on January 20, up by €5.70 per tonne from €443.78 per tonne on January 17.

The index was based on deals, bids and “workable”...


Maria Tanatar

January 20, 2020

17:32 GMT