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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Turkey’s steel plate market continues its downward trend

US HDG prices slide soft into July

Indian mills start suspending HRC offers to China, tradable value in Vietnam down further

Slab prices in Asia firm up, non-Chinese demand returns

Indian CRC base prices rise despite slow bookings

China’s steel plate export prices continue to rise gradually

Indian mills raise local HRC base prices, trades fall sharply in reaction

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 28

Import and domestic HDG prices in UAE move in opposite directions

Coated steel prices in Turkey fall sharply

CRC prices collapse in Turkey due to low demand and weaker HRC prices

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move up

US HRC, CRC prices revise downward

Flexible HRC offers attract interest in Pakistan

Turkish mills cuts HRC prices, local buyers still hesitant

Two out of three Russian mills not yet active in HRC sales for August

Ex-China HDG prices move sideways

HRC prices in Vietnam down, lower offers from China and India emerge

Indian HDG export activity improves in GCC, buyers purchase only with discounts

Local Turkish flat steel spot prices decrease

US plate prices tick downward

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 27

Local Chinese stainless steel prices fluctuate slightly

Ex-China CRC offer prices increase

Turkish coated steel prices under pressure, demand low

Shagang Group raises local HRC prices by $35.4/mt for July

US import HDG prices hold steady in advance of July 4 holiday

HRC export offers increase in Brazil

HRC prices increase in northern Europe

Prices decline in Turkish steel plate market

Chinese HRC suppliers more active in exports, imports slow after recent deals

Ex-China stainless steel prices move sideways

Brazilian slab export offers increase week-on-week

US HDG prices soften slightly

Indian HRC exporters optimistic despite sales below offer prices so far

China’s plate export offers edge up as sentiment in local market still good

Asian customers resist further increase in slab prices

Indian CRC prices under pressure from auto industry supply chain disruptions

Local Indian HRC market gradually improves with full withdrawal of discounts

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 27

US plate prices hold firm

US HRC, CRC prices still soft amidst muted demand

Lower demand for HRC in Asia this week puts pressure on prices, suppliers resist

HRC prices in Turkey under pressure

Turkey’s coated steel prices soften amid buyers’ pressure, poor sentiment

Price of imported CRC stable in Brazil

HRC market on hold in UAE

Indian exporters cut HDG prices again, buyers in GCC and Asia still cautious

Local Chinese stainless steel prices down slightly

Brazilian HDG export offers continue stable trend

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