EUROPE SECTIONS: Prices continue to rise on tight supply

Prices for steel hollow sections in Europe rose on Wednesday June 2 after a rise in demand led to mills struggling to keep up, sources told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for steel sections (medium), domestic, delivered Northern Europe was €1,320-1340 ($1,614-1,638) per tonne on June 2, up from €1,250-1,320 per tonne on May 26.

Hollow section producers had less material to offer customers as a result of the...


Carrie Bone

June 02, 2021

16:28 GMT