Stainless Espresso: Stainless steel prices in the EU continue to rise2 May 2022 – After the EU stainless steel producers had already increased the alloy surcharges for May, a large Italian stainless steel producer is now following suit and increasing prices by more than 43% in some cases. Nickel production remains under pressure after the publication of new figures. At the same time, Russia prohibits the listing of Russian nickel overseas. Source