Heavy plate prices flatten across Europe; trading muted amid summer lull

European steel heavy plate prices were stable in a quiet market over the past seven days, while mills hoped to gain some increases after the summer holidays, sources told Fastmarkets on Wednesday August 16.

Trading activity in Italy remained seasonally slow, with tradeable values for domestically produced heavy plate still ranging €750-780 per tonne EXW.

Sources reported export plate sales to Germany at...


Julia Bolotova

August 16, 2023

13:35 GMT