EUROPE PLATE: Italian re-rollers push for plate price rise to offset slab cost

Italian steel re-rollers have been targeting a price increase for heavy plate due to the rising cost of steel slab, sources told Fastmarkets on Wednesday July 22.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel domestic plate, 8-40mm, exw Southern Europe, was €430-440 ($493-505) per tonne on July 22, up by €10 per tonne week on week from €420-430 per tonne.
The assessment was based on achievable prices and offers heard in the market.

Published

Maria Tanatar

July 22, 2020

18:17 GMT

London