RUSSIA REBAR: Construction restart fails to support prices

The price of steel rebar in Russia’s Central Federal District around Moscow was stable to slightly lower week on week on Monday May 18 while buying started to recover slowly, sources told Fastmarkets.

Trading activity in the steel rebar market in the region has started to improve slowly following the gradual restart of the key rebar consumption sector - the construction industry - last week.

"Some construction companies started to resume operations on May 6 and on May 12, practically, the whole sector came...


Julia Bolotova

May 18, 2020

16:16 GMT