Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel beams, domestic, delivered Northern Europe
was €530-560 ($608-643) per tonne on Wednesday, up from €520-550 per tonne the week before.
The corresponding weekly price assessment for steel beams, domestic, delivered Southern Europe
was €535-560 per tonne on Wednesday, up from €530-545 per tonne one week previous.
Producers have been pushing for price increases of €20 per tonne in recent weeks, with the market beginning to accept these while feedstock costs also move up.
“The mills have announced an increase in...