Slow buying acts as a drag on heavy steel plate prices in Europe

Steel plate prices were stable to slightly lower in across Europe in the week to Wednesday May 31, amid subdued demand and pressure from imports, with sentiment the month ahead largely downbeat, sources told Fastmarkets.

Italy

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel domestic plate, 8-40mm, exw Southern Europe was €790-820 ($847-879) per tonne on Wednesday, widening down by €10 per tonne from €800-820 per tonne...

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Julia Bolotova

May 31, 2023

14:37 GMT

Brussels