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
23 Sep How will US scrap prices trend in October?
23 Sep HMS I/II 80:20 dock delivered price in Philadelphia, PA
23 Sep Iron ore prices gradually increase after its return to above $100/mt CFR
23 Sep Turkey’s import scrap market maintains its silence
23 Sep Turkey’s ship scrap market remains unchanged
23 Sep Carbon and stainless scrap prices in Taiwanese domestic market - week 38
22 Sep Price increases for Brazilian high-grade iron ore
22 Sep HMS I/II 80:20 dock prices in Los Angeles
22 Sep Dock delivered price for HMS I/II 80:20 in Portland
22 Sep Container prices for HMS I/II 80:20 in Los Angeles
Tube and Pipe
23 Sep US HSS price increase fails to materialize; tube mills keeping close tabs on HRC prices
23 Sep US domestic J55 ERW OCTG casing
23 Sep Chinese pipe prices mostly increase
22 Sep US domestic API X-52 line pipe
22 Sep Chinese steel pipe export offer prices move sideways
21 Sep US import J55 ERW OCTG casing from Korea
21 Sep US import API X-52 line pipe from Mexico and Korea
16 Sep Local Chinese steel pipe prices keep rising
15 Sep US HSS prices still holding steady
15 Sep Chinese steel pipe export offer prices move up
Flats and Slab
23 Sep Brazilian slab offers decline for domestic and non-US destinations
23 Sep HRC export offers decline in Brazil
23 Sep Import plate prices continue falling in Turkey
23 Sep Indian HDG exporters lower prices marginally, but not enough to attract customers
23 Sep Ex-China HDG prices move sideways as sellers watch further developments locally
23 Sep Ex-Iran slab price slightly down in recent tender 
23 Sep Buyers cautious in EU HRC market due to low automotive demand and large import volumes
23 Sep Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 38
22 Sep Ex-CIS slab traded globally, prices dip in Black Sea region
22 Sep Chinese stainless steel prices go upward sharply
Longs and Billet
23 Sep US wire rod prices firm up despite skepticism of mill increase
23 Sep Indian mill closes billet export tender at unexpectedly high price
23 Sep China’s bids for import billet improve, but trading not very active
23 Sep Ex-Iran steel billet prices supported by stronger Chinese market
23 Sep Turkish domestic rebar spot prices increase on lira basis
23 Sep Billet exports still a solid option for GCC-based producers
23 Sep SE Asian billet buyers bearish even after rebound in China
23 Sep Ex-Turkey longs export frozen, buyers on hold
22 Sep US rebar market continues steady trend
22 Sep Indian mills eager to export billet, but have to settle for lower prices