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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Chinese domestic PPGI prices move up slightly

Russia’s Severstal sells HRC at new high

CRC and coated prices in Turkey continue to rally

Japan’s HRC exporters confident prices will rise as allocation still low

Ex-China HDG prices up again amid firm local market and tight supply

Import HRC prices in Vietnam hit $600/mt CFR, supply very tight

Ex-India HDG prices sharply up despite buyers’ expectations of price correction

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 48

Ex-CIS slab price rise supported by surging HRC prices, mills bullish

Local Chinese stainless steel prices start to rebound

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 48

Severstal achieves new high in HRC export sales price

Ex-CIS HRC offers and deal prices rise in line with uptrend in Turkey

Turkish coated steel prices indicate further sharp rise, sales limited

Ex-China CRC prices on rise again, supported by demand

Prices surge in Turkish steel plate market

Free Slab export offers increase again in Brazil

HRC prices keep rising in EU amid shortage of material

Ex-China stainless steel prices edge down

Pakistan awaits announcement of new HRC import offers

Ex-China HRC prices keep rising despite weaker local market sentiment

Brazilian HDG exports and domestic offers increase

Local Turkish flat steel spot prices rise by a further $30-40/mt

Ex-India HRC prices higher with mills showing low export interest

Slab prices in Asia surge as HRC prices come closer to $600/mt

Local and import HRC prices surge further in Turkey

Ex-China plate prices up sharply again amid local gains, strong RMB

Tradable prices for local Indian HRC move up on higher-volume booking premiums

Indian CRC prices hit all-time peak amid strong bookings, shortage of HRC 

US HRC, CRC market still driven by tight supply

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge up slightly

US plate prices still inching upward

Import HRC prices in Turkey hit and exceed $600/mt CFR

Slab export offers increase in Brazil

ArcelorMittal increases its HRC offers in EU

Indian HDG exporters keep hiking prices, citing costs and positive Asian market

Chinese HRC exporters raise offers again after higher prices in deals

Ex-China HDG prices rise further amid higher futures and local prices, low supply

Local Turkish flat steel spot prices increase by $100/mt

Indicative coated steel prices in Turkey rise further, demand strong

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 47

Local Chinese stainless steel prices start to soften following increase

Positive HRC market and limited allocation trigger higher ex-CIS slab price expectations

Tight supply in Vietnam pushes import HRC prices up by $10-15/mt

Ex-China CRC prices follow rising trend of HRC market, up another $10/mt

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 47

Turkish re-rollers increase CRC local prices once again

US HDG prices maintain upward trajectory despite COVID resurgence

Ex-China stainless steel prices edge down

Ex-CIS HRC offers fueled by positive Turkish market

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