Italy postpones steel slab import bookings amid high asking prices

Buyers in Italy continued to postpone any bookings of steel slab imports in the week ending Friday May 26 amid a mismatch between their ideas of workable prices and sellers’ targets.

China-origin material for the production of steel plate was available in Italy within the range of $620-640 per tonne CFR in the assessment week.

This was $10-20 per tonne lower...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

May 26, 2023

15:48 GMT