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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Free Have US flat steel prices finally peaked?

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

HRC export offers remain stable in Brazil

Domestic flats prices collapse in Russia

Ex-India HDG prices rise further as negotiations with EU buyers start

Ex-China HDG offers down due to thin demand over past weeks

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 36

CRC import prices stable in Brazil

US HDG, Galvalume coil price increases “less pronounced”

Import HRC prices for UAE decline in recent bookings

EU HRC prices fall amid competitive import offers and slower demand

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 36

Ex-China CRC prices decrease, but further sharp drop unlikely

US import HDG prices still stable, unchanged since late August

Brazilian slab producers still negotiating for November shipment

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 HRC prices remain high as local market supported by output curbs

Ex-China stainless steel prices increase

More import slab deals done to SE Asia and China after recent price drop

Ex-China steel plate prices under pressure, but mills hold firm due to local gains

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

Local Indian CRC market sees setbacks in sentiments and prices

US sheet steel prices still firm due to mills’ planned outages

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge up

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

Brazilian slab producers adopt “wait-and-see” strategy

CIS decreases slab export prices despite limited allocation

Coated and CRC prices in Turkey fall sharply

CIS-based HRC mills cut export prices amid stronger sales pressure

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

Ex-China HDG prices under pressure, but sellers remain inactive

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

US domestic plate price range ticks upward, week-over-week

Slab prices in Asia keep falling as customers ask for discounts

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

Ex-Iran slab price declines in fresh tender

Ex-India HRC prices slide further, but not enough for Asian customers

Ex-China stainless steel prices move sideways

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