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
13 Dec Ex-Baltic scrap traded at higher price to Turkey, prices close to peak
13 Dec Daily iron ore prices - December 13, 2019
13 Dec Local coke prices in China increase
13 Dec Scrap from main deep sea regions reaches $300/mt CFR in Turkey
13 Dec Local Italian scrap market continues its upward movement
13 Dec Some Turkish mills further increase their local scrap purchase prices
13 Dec Deal prices for scrap keep going up in Taiwan, unlikely to stop next week
13 Dec Ship scrap prices consolidate at $300/mt CPT in Turkey’s Izmir region
13 Dec Indian iron ore pellet export prices supported by Chinese steel mills seeking prompt deliveries
13 Dec Local molybdenum and ferromolybdenum prices in China - week 50
Tube and Pipe
13 Dec US line pipe prices trend mostly steady for now
13 Dec Local Chinese steel pipe market mostly follows stable trend
11 Dec US HSS prices steady after last week’s shift
11 Dec Chinese steel pipe export offer prices continue their stable trend
10 Dec US OCTG players keeping tabs on OPEC cuts
10 Dec Turkish mills raise their domestic and export welded pipe prices
06 Dec US line pipe spot market prices holding steady
05 Dec Local Chinese steel pipe prices move sideways or soften slightly
04 Dec US HSS prices shift upward
04 Dec Chinese steel pipe export offer prices move sideways
Flats and Slab
13 Dec US HRC prices continue upward trend
13 Dec Slab export prices stable in Brazil
13 Dec Better expectations for real estate push up ex-China HRC prices
13 Dec Chinese domestic PPGI prices move sideways
13 Dec Formosa Ha Tinh keeps following the uptrend in HRC market
12 Dec US domestic plate prices inch upward
12 Dec US CRC prices firm slightly week-over-week
12 Dec HRC domestic prices stable in Brazil
12 Dec Price stable for Brazilian HDG exports
12 Dec Local HRC transaction prices inch up in Italy
Longs and Billet
13 Dec US import wire rod prices unlikely to rise
13 Dec Export price stable for Brazilian rebar
13 Dec Local Turkish rebar spot prices decrease slightly
13 Dec Ex-Turkey merchant bar prices increase slightly
13 Dec Ex-CIS billet traded above $405/mt FOB
13 Dec Asian rebar prices stable as demand slows down  
13 Dec Higher billet price in deal to Philippines
13 Dec Ex-Turkey long steel sales prices move up
13 Dec Vietnam’s Formosa Ha Tinh raises wire rod prices by $10/mt
13 Dec Billet hits $420-430/mt in all segments of Turkish market