EUROPE HDG: Prices edge up; trading slow on low availability

Domestic prices for hot-dipped galvanized coil in Europe increased in the week to Wednesday June 23, supported by tight supplies and good demand, sources told Fastmarkets.

European producers have full order books, with those in Northern Europe said to be sold out of 2021 rolling HDG, while Italian and Central European mills were still able to offer limited volumes for shipment in the fourth quarter.

“I am not sure that any of the European mills are able to offer any substantial volumes of HDG produced this year. We have some import alternatives and some people [are already] paying...


Maria Tanatar

June 24, 2021

16:44 GMT