EUROPE SECTIONS: Summer break subdues market activity; feedstock costs edge up

Hollow steel sections prices in Northern and Southern Europe were unchanged on Wednesday July 22 with much of the market already away for the summer, sources told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for steel sections (medium), domestic, delivered Northern Europe was €540-560 ($620-642) per tonne on Wednesday, unchanged week on week.
The weekly steel sections (medium), domestic, delivered Southern Europe assessment was also steady at €550-560 per tonne on Wednesday.

The market was again quiet this week, with many market participants in Europe already on their summer breaks,...


Carrie Bone

July 22, 2020

17:34 GMT