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 HRC exporters raise prices before leaving market for holidays

US HDG market stable week-over-week

Turkey books large HRC volume from Ukraine’s Metinvest

Local Indian CRC prices up as better sales expected due to demand from new auto companies

Local Indian HRC prices gain further amid strong demand, expected base price hikes

Indian HRC export deals limited by strong domestic market and low inventories

Ex-China steel plate offers move up ahead of the holiday

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 4

Have US HRC prices peaked?

Slab export prices increase slightly in Brazil

HRC prices rise further in European market

Local Turkish flat steel spot prices pulled down by low demand

Deals for imported HRC limited in Vietnam, made with discounts

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move sideways

Domestic CRC prices at standstill in Turkey, imports weak

Have US CRC prices peaked?

US domestic plate starts to show weakness

Price stable for Brazilian Galvalume exports

Import HRC talks active in Turkey

Import HRC offers climb in Egypt, exports moderate

Ex-China HDG prices edge up amid stronger domestic currency

Only limited volumes of ex-Japan and ex-China HRC traded in India

Indian HDG exporters maintain offers, withdraw discounts amid stronger local currency

HRC export price unchanged in Brazil

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 3

Coated steel prices stable in Turkey, stocks still high

Local Chinese stainless steel prices continue their stable trend

Ex-CIS HRC prices strong amid limited supply

Ex-China CRC prices bolstered by appreciation of Chinese currency

US import HDG prices stable week-over-week

Turkish mills’ plate offers mostly stable for now

Ex-China stainless steel prices continue to move sideways

Uptrend in HRC market in Vietnam loses steam

Ex-China HRC prices stay strong amid limited supply globally

Slab prices up again in Asia amid higher flat steel realizations

Price of imported CRC increases again in Brazil

US HDG price increase met with skepticism

ArcelorMittal increases HRC prices in EU market

Indian HRC exporters raise prices further, demand for thinner gauges up

Indian CRC sellers cautiously optimistic, local prices keep rising

Ex-China steel plate offers edge up amid better sentiments

Indian steel mills hike local HRC base prices, plan further rise in late Jan

US HRC prices up slightly, fate of latest price increase remains unclear

Slab export prices remain unchanged in Brazil

Ex-China, ex-Japan HRC in demand in Vietnam

CIS-based mills push for higher HRC export prices

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move up

CRC prices decline in Turkey amid lack of business activity

Formosa Ha Tinh’s HRC prices surge by $35/mt for March delivery

US CRC prices inch upward

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