Wire rod prices in Northern Europe largely flat despite push for increases

Steel mesh-quality wire rod prices in Northern Europe remained virtually unchanged over the past week, despite mills pushing for increases, sources told Fastmarkets on Wednesday December 1.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel wire rod (mesh quality), domestic, delivered Northern Europe, was €810-840 ($917-951) per tonne on Wednesday December 1, narrowing down by €10 per tonne from €810-850 per tonne.
End-user demand for wire rod in the region remained good, sources said, but a recent fall in the price of welded wire mesh end products was slowing down trading activity.

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Julia Bolotova

December 01, 2021

17:18 GMT