EUROPE BEAMS: Prices continue upward streak

The price of steel H-beams in Northern Europe widened upwards on Wednesday January 22 as mills continued their campaign of price increases, told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel beams, domestic, delivered Northern Europe was €550-580 ($610-644) per tonne on January 22, up from €550-570 per tonne on January 15.

“Prices have moved up rapidly [and] there could be further movement,” a distributor told Fastmarkets. “The mills say January is completely booked and February has a...


Carrie Bone

January 22, 2020

16:16 GMT