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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Another import slab deal to China disclosed in the market

Chinese domestic stainless steel prices rise slightly

Turkey’s HRC prices weaken further

Pakistani customers continue to favor ex-CIS HRC

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 37

Ex-China stainless steel prices move up

HRC price cut by Hoa Phat in Vietnam smaller than expected

Indian HRC exports almost halted as trading to Asia on hold, Gulf demand limited

Tokyo Steel rolls over prices for Oct as demand situation needs to be seen

Ex-China steel plate prices lower because of ongoing poor demand

Sentiment and prices in Asian slab market improve on rising interest from China

Local Indian CRC prices fall further amid higher-than-expected auto output cuts

Vietnam’s Formosa cuts local HRC prices by $35/mt, Hoa Phat to follow

Local Indian HRC prices soften amid suppliers’ higher stocks, weak outlook

Baosteel continues to keep local HRC prices stable for October

Ex-CIS HRC prices still the most competitive in Asia, demand remains poor

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move up slightly

Import and domestic plate offers in Turkey decrease

Domestic flats prices collapse in Russia

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 36

EU HRC prices fall amid competitive import offers and slower demand

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 36

Indian HRC exporters sell mainly to Middle East, start talks with EU buyers

Another sharp drop in coated and CRC prices in Turkey

Ex-China stainless steel prices increase

Local Indian HRC market still depressed by lower exports, weak demand

Local Indian CRC market sees setbacks in sentiments and prices

Import HRC prices in Turkey drop below $900/mt CFR

Ex-Japan HRC prices remain high as demand exceeds supply

EU HRC prices mostly stable despite downward pressures

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 35

CIS decreases slab export prices despite limited allocation

Coated and CRC prices in Turkey fall sharply

Vietnamese coated steel mills face more challenges, so HRC demand down further

Indian HDG exporters push up prices for second consecutive week

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 35

Chinese domestic stainless steel prices fluctuate

Ex-China CRC prices remain high for buyers, local market relatively stable

Turkish HRC market under pressure from lower import offers

Pakistani CRC and HDG mills hike prices to offset currency fluctuations

Shagang Group rolls over local HRC prices for Sept after sharp drop in Aug

China’s HRC exports subdued amid ongoing tax uncertainty, outlook poor

Ex-Iran slab price declines in fresh tender

Ex-China stainless steel prices move sideways

Ex-China steel plate market hit by weak demand, but local stability helps

Local CRC prices in India edge up, but outlook not very optimistic

HRC exporters refuse further significant decreases for Vietnam

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down slightly

Low-priced ex-India and ex-Indonesia slab offers available in Asia

Ex-China HDG prices stable as export duty decision awaited

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