RESEARCH: Seamless pipe mills brace for raw materials cost rally

The latest forecasts from Fastmarkets’ team of analysts are ready to view.

Substrate and raw material costs are likely to continue their rise at least through the first few months of 2021 and they are set to dominate pricing in the seamless linepipe and OCTG markets this winter.

Tube and pipe demand remains modest amid slow upstream activity but tight margins will force mills to raise their offers in most markets to...


Kimberly Leppold

Paolo Frediani

Una Yin

December 18, 2020

17:40 GMT

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