Flats and Slab

SteelOrbis provides the latest flats and slab prices and price trends via the flats and slab price reports and market analyses listed below. These flats and slab price reports are derived from actual flats and slab market transactions and they can also be viewed on a weekly basis by using the archive drop-down tool below.

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US HRC prices still climbing, economists predict sharp correction

US import CRC from Turkey

China succeeds in selling CRC to EU and Turkey with competitive prices

Turkey increases local and export HRC prices once again

ArcelorMittal raises HRC prices in EU by €30/mt

Ex-CIS slab prices surge in deals and offers

Ex-India HRC sold above $1,000/mt CFR to Vietnam, target prices rise further

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move up

Turkish HDG export prices rise further, exceed local offer levels

US plate prices still climbing

HRC prices in Vietnam rise again as China returns with another hike

Indian HDG exporters push up prices in anticipation of resumed EU buying

Ex-China HDG prices move up gradually further, demand to increase

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 18

Shagang Group raises local HRC prices by $69/mt for May

Mexico-origin HRC offer price in the US market

Turkish steel plate prices stable, demand low

HRC mills from Turkey and CIS raise prices once again

Indian mills start hiking local CRC base prices, after global rises

HRC prices in EU draw closer to ArcelorMittal's latest target

US HDG prices keep climbing with no end in sight

Ex-India HRC prices up closer to $1,000/mt FOB, even without sales to EU

Turkish coated steel market silent, prices stable

Import slab offer prices in Asia add another $50/mt amid rising HRC

US import HDG prices level after last week’s uptick

Brazilian slab export offers to the US remain in uptrend

Rapid price increase for ex-Japan HRC to continue in May amid shortage

Turkish flat steel spot market silent, prices unchanged

Trading still thin in local Indian HRC market, but mills start to hike base prices

Import HRC offers hit and exceed $1,000/mt CFR in Vietnam

Key Indian user industries halt fresh CRC bookings, mills focus on HRC exports

India’s AMNS first among local mills to hike base HRC prices

US HRC prices break $70 cwt. threshold, CRC prices now above $80 cwt.

Free Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge up

ArcelorMittal raises coil prices in EU for fourth time in April

Brazilian HRC export offers remain in uptrend

US import CRC from Turkey

Bullish sentiment still dominates Turkish HRC market

Ex-China HDG prices increase further, likely to move sideways

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 17

Ex-Iran slab prices surge by $30/mt in fresh tenders

Import plate prices trend up in Turkey, allocation limited

Most Indian mills stop giving HDG export offers

Local Chinese stainless steel prices fluctuate

US plate prices jump again; SSAB reports record profits

US import HRC from South Korea and Turkey

Mexico-origin HRC offer price in the US market

Brazilian slab export offers to the US trending up

Import HRC prices in Vietnam rise further, supply limited

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 17

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