July 2020

TRADE CASE MONITOR: Around the world's steel markets in June 2020

With competition in the global steel markets remaining fierce, Fastmarkets provides an update on the new, progressing and closed trade cases from around the world for June 2020.

US line pipe prices lower; OCTG unchanged

Prices for electric-resistance welded (ERW) line pipe in the United States mostly moved lower in June, while those for oil country tubular goods (OCTG) remained unchanged due to a continued lag in demand and oversupply in the oil and gas market.

Challenging years ahead for global OCTG demand: Key takeaways from Fastmarkets’ latest OCTG Intelligence Service Forecast Update

The latest forecasts from Fastmarkets’ team of analysts are ready to view.

EUROPE SECTIONS: Prices follow feedstock increases up

The price of steel hollow sections in Europe moved up on Wednesday July 1, following feedstock price rises.

AT A GLANCE: Trinecké železárny 2019 profits lowest since 2008

A summary of the financial results for 2019 for the Czech Republic’s largest steelmaker, Trinecké železárny (TRZ).

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from June 30

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Tuesday June 30 that are worth another look.