EGYPT STEEL BILLET, REBAR: Prices continue to increase, demand moderate for rebar

Steel billet and rebar prices have increased again in Egypt in the week to Thursday December 24, with demand for rebar said to be moderate because of restocking, market sources told Fastmarkets.

Locally produced billet was sufficient to meet demand from rebar producers, so buyers did not book any import billet.

Demand for rebar and billet has been slow in the country since the imposition of a ban on construction on May 25. The rules of this...


Serife Durmus

December 24, 2020

18:47 GMT