Fastmarkets’ daily steel hot-rolled coil index, domestic, ex-works Northern Europe
, was €480.31 ($520.51) per tonne on Tuesday February 18, up by €0.31 per tonne from €480.00 per tonne on February 17.
The index was calculated based on deals and “workable” prices heard at €475-485 per tonne ex-works.
Official offers have been heard at €490-500 per tonne ex-works.
Domestic prices have been supported by the combination of a lack of competitive import offers and good...