RUSSIA REBAR: Oversupply concerns surface in Central Federal District but prices stay flat

Oversupply in the steel rebar market in Russia's Central Federal District around Moscow is a cause for concern, sources told Fastmarkets on Tuesday May 26, although prices remained largely unchanged week on week.

Construction, the key consumer, was still running slowly after a gradual restart in the wake of the Covid-19 lockdown restrictions, sources said

“Yes, the construction activity has improved since mid-May, but it is still not good enough. We still have much more rebar than we need. There is huge oversupply in...


Julia Bolotova

May 26, 2020

16:33 GMT