EUROPE HRC: Domestic prices jump in the north on strong demand

Domestic prices for hot-rolled coil in Northern Europe have jumped, with support coming from good order books at mills, solid demand and a lack of competitive import offers, sources told Fastmarkets on Tuesday January 21.

Fastmarkets’ daily steel HRC index domestic, ex-works Northern Europe, rose by €13.93 per tonne day on day to €463.41 ($513.95) per tonne on Tuesday, from €449.48 per tonne.

The index was based on deals and “workable” prices heard in the range of €460-470 per tonne...


Maria Tanatar

January 21, 2020

17:45 GMT