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 import HDG, Galvalume prices steady

Chinese HRC export prices drop on high allocation, negative sentiments in local market

Japanese mills hungry for HRC exports, but competition very high

Import HRC prices in Vietnam drop below $420/mt CFR

Ex-China stainless steel prices move up due to rises seen in local market

Egypt’s HRC export prices slide further

Ex-CIS HRP offers

Latest situation in local Turkish steel plate market

Price of imported CRC slightly reduced in Brazil

Have US HDG prices reached their floor?

Chinese steel plate prices edge down

Indian flat steel exporters try to keep prices stable, but have to provide discounts to conclude deals

Downtrend persists in Asian slab market

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 42

Weak sales to put pressure on Indian local CRC prices and to affect production further

Indian local HRC prices stable but sentiments worsen in reaction of declining industrial output

Domestic slab prices decline again in Brazil

Brazilian slab export prices remain in downtrend

US HRC prices still trending soft

PPGI prices in Chinese domestic market move sideways

Baosteel holds local steel prices stable for November delivery

China turns to import commercial HRC

US CRC spot market prices steady week-over-week; additional declines expected

Brazilian Galvalume export prices trend stable

CRC prices in Turkey go down in all segments

Indian HDG exporters marginally raise offers amid slight revival in interest from buyers

Indian flat steel import market still weak due to low demand, uncertainties over RCEP talks

Turkey’s HRC prices remain under pressure

Bids for ex-CIS HRC fall below $400/mt CFR in Turkey

HRC export price range declines in Brazil

Turkey’s domestic and export coated steel prices decline again

Import HRC prices for Vietnam down further amid tight competition between India and Russia

Chinese domestic stainless steel prices mostly move up

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 41

US import Galvalume prices shift downward

Import and local HRC prices in Italy

Chinese HRC export prices stable after holiday, but to soften amid expected higher output

Chinese stainless steel export prices stable following long holiday

Southeast Asia’s slab demand worsens further due to cheap import HRC

US HDG prices drop on the heels of soft scrap prices

Indian HRC export prices under pressure from higher freight and tight competition

Local Indian HRC prices edge lower amid negligible trading, delayed announcement of base price

Local Indian CRC prices stable, demand outlook in auto sector still negative

Demand still sluggish in local Turkish flat steel spot market

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 41

How much will US HRC be impacted by October scrap prices?

Brazilian slab export prices decline again

Brazil returns to Asian HRC market

Domestic and import HRC prices show small decline in Brazil

US CRC pricing index points downward

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