European HRC prices rise in week to January 21 on better demand, higher import offers

Domestic prices for hot-rolled coil in Northern Europe and Italy increased during the week to Friday January 21 supported by a recovery in demand, higher production costs and a rise in import offers, sources said.

Steel demand from automotive manufacturers has increased after long-term agreements were reached between steelmakers and end consumers earlier this month. But the sustainability of the demand revival is unstable with...


Maria Tanatar

January 24, 2022

17:25 GMT