FOCUS: How would a second wave of Covid-19 affect the European steel market?
Published: Tuesday, 13 October 2020
The numbers of cases of Covid-19 infection have begun to grow once more across Europe, and Fastmarkets has heard the fears of various market participants about the consequences that any new restrictions or lockdowns could have for the steel sector.
By Maria Tanatar, Carrie Bone, Julia
Earlier this year, when the Covid-19 pandemic first took
hold across Europe, many countries brought in strict nationwide
lockdowns, which had the effects of halting or reducing steel
production, curtailing construction projects and closing
Since the lockdowns have been removed...