CIS LONG STEEL: Wire rod prices show wide variation by market

Export wire rod prices from the Commonwealth of Independent States changed in a variety of ways in the week to Monday June 14 with the trading situation being different from market to market.

Ukraine still has a significant quota volume available for second-quarter imports into Europe (27.52% or 69,502 tonnes remaining), and one supplier from the country offered material at $860-870 per tonne fob Black Sea, unchanged week on week. Some sales were reported within that price range.

Meanwhile, official offers from one Russian mill were heard as high...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

June 15, 2021

12:55 GMT