An update on freight and raw material developments

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31 August 2022

Back by popular demand, we once again look at developments within the freight and raw material markets and the potential impacts for fastener companies.

Firstly, there is an interview with Kelly Vasey, head of sales and marketing at Espace Europe, about the situation in sea and road freight over the last 5 months.

 The second part of the podcast is a discussion with Shankhadeep Mukherjee and Chris Bandmann, from CRU Group, where we chat about developments within wire rod and steel long products.

Podcast Details

Espace Europe was founded in 2000 by current MD Tony Shally and his then business partner. At that point, the company specialised in the French market, but Espace soon expanded into the rest of Europe and then further globally. The company now has  a full range of worldwide services, including UK and European standard and express road, sea, air, air charter and hand-carry.


CRU Group is a business intelligence company - offering independent, reliable commodity news, market analysis, prices and consulting across mining, metals and fertilizer global markets.