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
07 May Price of Brazilian high grade iron ore reaches another record high
07 May US East coast / Ohio Valley scrap prices settle up as expected
07 May Iron ore surges by another $10/mt as steel market provides support
07 May Ex-Japan prices higher in latest deals, more rises expected after Kanto tender
07 May Brazil-based BPI suppliers succeed in selling at higher prices
07 May Local Turkish scrap prices rise on dollar basis
07 May Turkey’s ship scrap market moves up further
07 May Import scrap prices in Taiwan surge, have room for another $10-20/mt rise
07 May Import scrap deal prices in China up again, Shagang’s purchase price up another $15.5/mt
07 May Ex-India pellet prices surge further to historical high on strong Chinese buying
Tube and Pipe
07 May Turkish welded pipe prices rise sharply amid improved demand
06 May US import J55 ERW OCTG casing from Korea jump upward
06 May Local Chinese steel pipe prices mostly increase, some prices stable
05 May US HSS prices rise after last week’s $100/nt price increase
30 Apr US HSS mills announce second price increase in less than 4 weeks
29 Apr Local Chinese steel pipe prices follow a rising trend
29 Apr Turkish welded pipe prices still on the rise
28 Apr US HSS prices hold steady at record-high levels
28 Apr Chinese steel pipe export offer prices move up
27 Apr US import API X-52 line pipe prices from Korea and Mexico
Flats and Slab
07 May US HRC prices still climbing, economists predict sharp correction
07 May US import CRC from Turkey
07 May China succeeds in selling CRC to EU and Turkey with competitive prices
07 May Turkey increases local and export HRC prices once again
07 May ArcelorMittal raises HRC prices in EU by €30/mt
07 May Ex-CIS slab prices surge in deals and offers
07 May Ex-India HRC sold above $1,000/mt CFR to Vietnam, target prices rise further
07 May Chinese domestic PPGI prices move up
07 May Turkish HDG export prices rise further, exceed local offer levels
06 May US plate prices still climbing
Longs and Billet
07 May Turkish rebar export offers far exceed $700/mt FOB amid fairly full order books and surging scrap prices
07 May Ex-CIS billet prices hit $650/mt FOB amid far more inquiries, sales to China
07 May Ex-Iran billet prices poised to rise next week on back of Chinese demand
07 May Turkish domestic rebar spot prices keep rising as week ends
07 May Import rebar prices in SE Asia rise by $40/mt, Chinese suppliers focus on local market
07 May Ex-Turkey merchant bar prices soar amid costlier inputs, decent demand
07 May Wire rod prices in SE Asia keep rising rapidly, ex-China offers up
07 May Domestic rebar prices in Taiwan - week 18
07 May Wire rod prices in Taiwanese domestic market - week 18
06 May US wire rod prices strong but stable for now