CIS STEEL BILLET: Market keeps moving south amid lack of trading

A lack of trading activity continued to put pressure on the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) export billet market in the week to May 26, sources said.

Chinese customers - the major buyers of CIS-origin billet of late - remain inactive due to falling domestic billet and rebar costs while CIS producers had a  limited number of places they could sell their billet, market participants told Fastmarkets.

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Vlada Novokreshchenova

May 26, 2021

15:08 GMT