US hollow sections market remains steady

Prices for hollow structural sections (HSS) in the United States were unchanged week on week with sources reporting that larger mills are holding firm at recent levels.

Fastmarkets assessed steel hollow sections ASTM A500 Grade B domestic, fob mill US at $2,425-2,475 per ton ($121.25-123.75 per hundredweight) on Thursday October 28, unchanged for the past 12 weeks since mid-August.  Talk had been circulating that mills could be prepared to back off on pricing as early as this week, but that never materialized, sources said. "There seems to be some rogue mills out there discounting price, but the larger...


Mark Burgess

October 29, 2021

19:25 GMT

Knoxville, Tennessee