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
24 Jan All quiet in Turkey’s import scrap market, expectations mainly downward
24 Jan Ex-CIS pig iron prices stabilize, talks continue
24 Jan Tokyo Steel cuts scrap purchase prices for first time this month
24 Jan Bangladesh resumes import scrap purchases after price fall, further drop awaited
24 Jan Ship scrap prices in Turkey decrease further
24 Jan Turkish domestic scrap prices decline as expected
24 Jan Indian pellet suppliers raise prices further amid upbeat sentiment on Chinese demand
23 Jan Local molybdenum and ferromolybdenum prices in China - week 4
23 Jan Iron ore prices decline on last working day before holiday
23 Jan Ex-US scrap down in Asian market, ex-Japan price relatively stable
Tube and Pipe
24 Jan US line pipe prices still steady
24 Jan Turkish welded pipe prices stable, mood cautious
23 Jan Local Chinese steel pipe prices remain stable
22 Jan US HSS prices still adjusting
22 Jan Chinese steel pipe export offer prices continue their stable trend
21 Jan US OCTG market still sluggish
18 Jan US line pipe market dampened by this week’s rig count report
17 Jan Turkish welded pipe prices stable, discounts possible
16 Jan US HSS prices start to crack
16 Jan Local Chinese steel pipe prices mostly stable
Flats and Slab
24 Jan Slab export prices increase again in Brazil
24 Jan Domestic slab prices increase in Brazil
24 Jan US HRC market seeks clarity
24 Jan Turkish mills manage to keep HRC prices stable for now
24 Jan Ex-CIS slab prices strengthen in fresh sizeable deals
24 Jan HRC prices in Vietnam stabilize, but outlook cloudy
23 Jan HRC domestic prices increase in Brazil
23 Jan US domestic plate prices still level
23 Jan Price remains stable for Brazilian HDG exports
23 Jan US CRC prices “all over the map”
Longs and Billet
24 Jan Export price increases for Brazilian rebar
24 Jan US import wire rod maintains tepid trend
24 Jan Local Turkish rebar spot prices decline further
24 Jan Turkish wire rod export activity at moderate levels, rebar buyers wait
23 Jan US domestic wire rod prices see minimal impact from price increase
23 Jan Higher longs prices not yet accepted in the UK
23 Jan Billet business at standstill in Turkey, bid prices fall
23 Jan Ex-CIS billet prices drop below $400/mt FOB
23 Jan Local Turkish rebar spot prices decline
23 Jan Mood in Southeast Asian billet market more pessimistic after scrap price fall