Tag Archives: HRC market
In March this year, Turkey’s total hot rolled coil (HRC) exports decreased by 10.6 percent year on year to 127,159 metric tons, while increasing 137.8 percent compared to the previous month, according to the data provided by the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK). These exports had a value of $56.5 million, declining by 32 percent year […]
Traders in the local Turkish spot market have decreased their offers for hot rolled coil (HRC) and hot rolled pickled and oiled coils (HR P&O). However, market players expect further price reduction in the coming days. Since the cash flow in the market has decreased due to the US dollar maintaining its strength against the […]
US domestic flats market loses steam in late January Flat rolled steel demand in December of last year was surprisingly strong across the board—demand at the mill, service center, trading and end-use levels allowed for US domestic flat rolled mills to push for their announced price increases throughout the final weeks of 2011.