Non-Alloy Steel H-Sections Market Overview in Germany
In value terms, non-alloy steel h-sections production fell to $ in estimated in export prices. Overall, production saw a pronounced setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of % year-to-year. Non-alloy steel h-sections production peaked at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , production failed to regain the momentum.
The size of the non-alloy steel h-sections market in Germany amounted to $ in , surging by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.