Shipping Containers Steel Purchasing Price Index Forecasts

Our independently formulated Industrial Sectors forecast indices bring you 12-month forecasts for the Industrial Sectors market in World. Unlike our MEPS Steel Price Forecasts, these forecasts provide you with the relative change instead of the actual price.

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Index based on prices in US dollars per tonne. January 2007 = 100

MonthWorldEuropeNorth AmericaAsia
Jun-2019106.080.2120.8127.5
Jul-2019104.980.0117.5128.0
Aug-2019104.476.7121.7125.9
Sep-2019101.575.6116.0123.4
Oct-201996.872.4107.1121.8
Nov-201995.570.7107.0119.8
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Industrial Sector Steel Purchasing Price Index  

MEPS regional average indices are derived from a weighted average of prices for various steel products consumed in a specified industrial sector. Indices are calculated by comparing the current price with the corresponding value in January 2007. This base value has an index number of 100.