EU flat steel distributor shipments down 50.8% in April 2020

European distributors of flat steel products reported a 50.8% year-on-year drop in shipment volumes in April, Eurometal said on Thursday June 4.

In first four months of 2020, shipments of flat steel products by European steel service centers decreased by 18.5% year on year.
Eurometal does not disclose product volumes.

Fastmarkets’ daily steel hot-rolled coil index, domestic, exw Northern Europe was calculated at €400.08 ($450.69) per tonne on June 4. The index was down by €6.80 per tonne week on...

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Maria Tanatar

June 05, 2020

13:36 GMT

London