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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Poor demand keeps weighing on Asian import slab market

Chinese mills rise HRC prices, export activity hit by resumed talks about duty

Ex-China stainless steel prices edge up slightly

Ex-China steel plate prices keep going up despite limited demand

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down

Ex-China HDG prices unchanged, some mills suspend offers

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move up

Ex-Russia and ex-India HRC prices increase with new sales to Vietnam

Ex-China HDG offers edge up slightly as local prices add $40/mt

Ex-China CRC prices rise amid higher local prices, capacity inspections

Local Chinese stainless steel prices increase

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 28

Local gains push ex-China HRC prices up despite slow demand

Ex-China stainless steel prices move up

Ex-China plate prices move sideways, bullish outlook emerges

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge up

Ex-China HDG offer prices move up, though not supported by demand

Chinese stainless steel prices mostly stable, with some upticks

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 27

Japanese HRC mills hold prices at not below $1,000/mt FOB, focus on higher-priced markets

Ex-China CRC prices fail to recover so far despite rise in local market

Ex-China HRC prices pushed up by local market uptrend

Slab prices in Asia still under pressure, Indian suppliers cut offers

Ex-China stainless steel prices move sideways

Ex-China plate prices down again as demand sluggish abroad and locally

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down

Shagang Group cuts local HRC prices by $23/mt for July

Ex-China HDG offers stable, small private mills may provide lower prices

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 26

Ex-China CRC prices still under pressure due to slow demand, tax uncertainty

Ex-China HRC prices indicate further decreases   

Ex-China stainless steel prices move up

Ex-China steel plate prices move down

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down

Ex-China HDG offers decline due to continuous downtrend in local market

Ex-China CRC prices still under pressure, but decline minimal

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 25

Ex-China stainless steel prices move sideways

Ex-China HRC prices down further amid poor demand, local drop  

Ex-China steel plate prices decline as bearish mood persists

Import HRC prices in Vietnam under pressure from low demand

Chinese domestic PPGI prices remain stable

Ex-China HDG prices relatively stable, outlook not promising

Ex-China CRC offers down $10/mt, discounts in deals much bigger

Tokyo Steel raises only heavy plate prices in June, other product prices stable

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 24

Ex-China tradable HRC prices fail to improve as local market weaker after holiday

Ex-China stainless steel prices move up

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move sideways

Baosteel keeps local HRC prices stable for July


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