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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Vietnamese importers increase HRC purchases as prices expected to rise even more

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move sideways

Russia’s Severstal starts February HRC exports with sales price at new record high

Indian steel mills hike local HRC base prices for December deliveries

US plate prices spike since mid-November

HRC offers in Turkey hit $700/mt ex-works, import slab prices surge

Severstal closes HRC export sales for Jan output with further deal price hike

Indian HDG export prices surge amid stronger EU demand, tight supply persists

Flat steel prices in EU still pushed up by tight supply

Ex-China HDG prices keep rising amid tight supply, still good local market

HRC buyers in Pakistan still under pressure from tight supply

HRC export offers increase in Brazil

Local Chinese stainless steel prices mostly decrease

Local Russian flats prices skyrocket due to stronger exports

Import HRC prices in Vietnam increase in fresh deals

Ex-China CRC prices still rising

US HDG prices shoot upward

Ex-China HRC prices keep surging, exporters see tight supply

Turkey’s local and import HRC offers rise by another $10-20/mt

Ex-China stainless steel prices move sideways

Shagang Group raises local HRC prices by $7.6/mt for Dec

Local Turkish cold rolled steel spot prices rise further

US import HDG prices spike from mid-November levels

Price of imported CRC shows small increase in Brazil

Turkey’s coated steel prices rise further, demand sufficient

Sharp slab price hike seen in Asia amid shortage, strong HRC prices

Turkish domestic tinplate prices on the rise

Indian HRC export offers continue to surge, touching $600/mt FOB

Local Indian CRC prices hit new peak, low inventories to keep supporting uptrend

Tradable prices for local Indian HRC up further, premiums charged in select regions

Import HRC prices in Vietnam rise further, deals at higher prices

Uptrend in ex-China plate market slows down, sentiment still positive

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