Today's ductile iron manhole cover prices have risen slightly, but the intensity is obviously not enough
Today, the prices of ductile iron manhole covers have risen slightly, but the intensity is obviously not enough. The stimulus effect on the spot market is limited. Except for just the demand, most terminals and sub-terminals have a strong wait-and-see attitude and have a weak willingness to purchase. Part of the welded pipe market is stronger, the overall trend is more passive, and the seamless pipe market as a whole remains stable, with bleak transactions. Recently, Jiangxi, Guangdong, Hebei, and Shanxi have increased their environmental protection limits, requiring steel companies to eliminate backward production capacity and achieve ultra-low emission targets. Affected by this, prices have remained positive.
However, the current steel mills are still in full production. According to the National Bureau of Statistics, the average daily output of crude steel is 25.567 million tons, setting a record high again. According to the monitoring data of Lange Steel's cloud cloud platform, the average price of 108 * 4.5mm seamless pipes in key cities in China is 5,310 yuan, which is the same as the previous trading day.
In terms of tube billet, the ex-factory price of tube billet in Shandong area is temporarily stable today, and the ex-factory price of middle-rolled tube billet in Shandong is between 4150-4280 yuan. The market price of tube billets in Wuxi increased by 30 yuan today. The market price of Huai ’s steel tube billets is 4,430 yuan, the market price of Zhongtian tube billets is 4,370 yuan, the market price of long-strength tube billets is 4,320 yuan, and the ex-factory price of oriental tube billets is 4,300 yuan. The market price of Longteng's billet is 4,300 yuan, and the market price of south steel billet is 4,310 yuan.