Italian contracts for scrap imports from Germany, France and Eastern Europe have lost some €10/tonne ($9.9) month-on-month. Despite the very weak demand reported at Italian mills at the beginning of the month, sellers say they will export good volumes into Italy this month after buying improved.
Producers delayed the start of looking for material due to uncertainty. A large steelmaker who is implementing production stoppages decided not to import this month f…
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