Mill increases push US structural tubing price up

Recent mill price increase announcements continue to propel spot prices for hollow structural sections (HSS) in the United States higher, according to market participants.

Fastmarkets assessed the price for steel hollow sections ASTM A500 Grade B domestic, fob mill US at $830-870 per short ton ($41.50-43.50 per hundredweight) on Thursday October 1, up by 4.9% from $800-820 one week earlier and up by 14.9% from $720-760 one month earlier.


Patrick Fitzgerald

October 02, 2020

18:58 GMT

New York