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Steel costlier than Covid level after firms hike prices by Rs 2,000 a tonne

The increase was on the back of a pick-up in domestic demand in rural and non-infra spaces

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steel prices | Steel companies | Domestic flat steel price

Ishita Ayan Dutt  |  Kolkata 

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Companies pointed out that international prices since July have increased much more

Steel firms have raised prices by around Rs 2,000 a tonne from this month, taking them higher than the pre-Covid levels. Most have increased prices of flat steel by Rs 1,500-2,000 a tonne from October 1.

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First Published: Mon, October 05 2020. 14:03 IST
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