Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel beams, domestic, delivered Northern Europe
, was €550-570 ($653-676) per tonne on Wednesday, up from €540-570 per tonne one week before.
Prices remained steady throughout October and into November
, with producers forced to pause their attempts to push them upward. This week, however, sentiment appeared to have become more optimistic because of the rising feedstock prices.
More clarity about recently introduced Covid-19-related lockdown measures across the region also helped to boost...