Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel beams, domestic, delivered Northern Europe
was €530-570 ($620-667) per tonne on Wednesday, unchanged week on week.
“The market is a bit tricky - prices increase, but demand is low,” a trader said.
Beam producers announced price increases before the summer break and, despite market doubts about the success of those increases
, they are now planning for another round of increases, sources said.
One producer was said to be pushing for another...