Failed price rises for heavy plate drag on Italian import steel slab market

Prices for imported steel slab in Italy dropped in the week to Friday September 8 because the higher prices for steel plate that had been expected did not come about.

In fact, domestic plate prices in Italy softened this week on a lack of demand.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel domestic plate, 8-40mm, exw Southern Europe, was €740-770 per...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

Julia Bolotova

September 08, 2023

14:03 GMT