Steel Prices & Market Analyses

SteelOrbis’ team of researchers and analysts report on the latest steel price changes and trends on the Steel Prices and Market Analyses pages. Approximately 30 fresh steel prices and steel market analyses derived from actual steel market transactions are posted every day.


Scrap & Raw Materials
21 Aug Imported scrap prices in Bangladesh decline
21 Aug Iron ore plunges closer to $80/mt CFR, last seen in February
21 Aug Ex-CIS basic pig iron prices stable so far
21 Aug Local Indian scrap prices continue to soften, import prices stable so far
20 Aug Brazilian iron ore prices continue to decline
20 Aug Feng Hsin lowers local scrap purchase price, import prices in Taiwan to go down as well
20 Aug Japanese H2 domestic scrap prices trend stable domestically
20 Aug Pakistan import scrap prices trend down
20 Aug Australian coking coal offers to China
20 Aug Short sea scrap booked again in Turkey
Tube and Pipe
21 Aug What’s the state of US HSS prices?
21 Aug Turkish welded pipe producers sharply reduce local and export prices
20 Aug OCTG market still trending steady
16 Aug US line pipe prices still hard to predict
16 Aug Turkish welded pipe producers’ domestic offers remain stable
15 Aug Local Chinese steel pipe prices indicate slight fluctuations
14 Aug US HSS market still mostly stable
14 Aug Chinese steel pipe export offer prices stable on comparatively low inventories
13 Aug State of US OCTG market based on perspective
09 Aug US line pipe prices still trending soft
Flats and Slab
21 Aug Chinese HDG export offers
21 Aug Domestic HRC prices in China
21 Aug Chinese PPGI export offers
21 Aug Chinese CRC export offers
21 Aug ArcelorMittal targets €30/mt increase in flat steel prices in EU
21 Aug Chinese domestic CRC prices edge down
21 Aug Turkish coated steel prices move down
20 Aug Price drop in Asian slab market fixed in deals from Russia and India
20 Aug US import HDG market unconcerned about US DOC circumvention probe
20 Aug Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 33
Longs and Billet
21 Aug Will US rebar prices rise in September?
21 Aug Chinese billet export offers
21 Aug Domestic billet prices in China
21 Aug Domestic wire rod prices in China
21 Aug Turkey finally closes rebar sale to US
21 Aug Chinese rebar export prices edge down, but buying interest still weak
21 Aug Chinese wire rod export prices mostly stable, competition remains tough
21 Aug Competitive local prices restrain import billet trade in Turkey
21 Aug India expands billet export sales to Asia, but in limited volumes
21 Aug Oversupply puts pressure on local Indian billet prices