Italian import steel slab buyers wait for market stability, lower prices

Italian steel slab importers extended their absence from the market in the week to Friday May 27, waiting for prices for the semi-finished steel product to decrease and for the finished flat steel market to stabilize.

Fastmarkets’ price for steel domestic plate, 8-40mm, exw Southern Europe, was assessed at €1,400-1,500 ($1,499-1,606) per tonne on May 25, down by €150 per tonne from €1,550-1,650 per tonne a...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

May 27, 2022

14:12 GMT