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January 2019 | Stainless Steels

Slow start to 2019 but market set for rebound: Latest Analysis

A more mercantilist attitude towards trade already helped to slow global economic growth during 2018.

Slow start to 2019 but market set for rebound

The seasonally-slower Christmas and New Year period appears to have extended right through January this year in stainless steel markets around the world. That lack of activity is likely to continue through February as well. The Chinese New Year festivities during the early days of the month is one reason for this. Continued uncertainty surrounding the demand outlook also continues to cloud...


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