EUROPE HRC: European mills remain bullish on lack of import competition
Domestic prices for hot-rolled coil in Northern Europe moved slightly upward day on day on Thursday July 9, and the steelmakers were insisting that there will be further price rises, sources have told Fastmarkets.
Fastmarkets’ daily steel hot-rolled coil index, domestic, exw Northern Europe
, was calculated at €404.29 ($456.93) per tonne on Thursday, up by just €0.29 per tonne from €404.00 per tonne on July 8.
Thursday’s index was...