EUROPE SECTIONS: Prices fall but 'rock bottom' in sight, sources say

The price of steel hollow sections in Europe moved downward in the week to Wednesday October 20, due to recent imports and falling feedstock costs, sources have told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for steel sections (medium), domestic, delivered Northern Europe, was €1,230-1,275 ($1,432-1,484) per tonne on October 20, down from €1,275-1,330 per tonne on October 13.

Domestic hollow section prices were under pressure from falling feedstock prices, which recently dipped lower than €1,000 per tonne for the first time since April...


Carrie Bone

October 20, 2021

15:52 GMT