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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Ex-China HDG offers show minimal changes, weak demand exerts pressure

Local Chinese stainless steel prices mostly stable

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 23

Ex-China CRC prices down, export rebate uncertainty keeps buyers away

Local decline pushes down ex-China HRC prices, export duty rumoured from June 15

Ex-China stainless steel prices move sideways

Ex-China steel plate prices stabilize with some demand seen, outlook bearish

Import HRC prices up in Vietnam amid China’s gains, demand still poor

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down slighty

Ex-China HDG prices start to rebound, following limited deals at low levels

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 22

Ex-China CRC prices edge up on back of local market improvement

Shagang Group raises local HRC prices by $7.8/mt for June

Ex-China HRC improve after local gains, easing of output curbs restrains optimism  

Japanese HRC exporters focus on outlets with higher prices amid low availability

Ex-China stainless steel prices move up

Chinese plate exporters cut prices to stimulate demand, but local rebound to push prices up

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move down sharply

Ex-China HDG prices down significantly, limited room for further decline

Local Chinese stainless steel prices fluctuate, down slightly

Ex-China CRC prices plunge, following continuous declines locally

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 21

Mills’ ex-China HRC prices plunge after $170/mt local drop in past week

Ex-China stainless steel prices move down

China announces fight against commodity price rises: spot HRC and billet prices tumble again

Ex-China plate prices start to fall gradually, trend expected to continue

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move down

Ex-China HDG offer prices decline by $50/mt

China’s steel futures drop again: HRC exports competitive, billet imports unlikely to recover fast

Ex-China CRC prices fall rapidly, reflecting declines in domestic market

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 20

Chinese stainless steel prices increase slightly

Ex-China HRC prices under pressure from local correction, major mills avoid fall

Ex-China stainless steel prices move sideways

Tokyo Steel announces surge in both longs and flats prices in Japan

Low-priced ex-China HRC offers emerge after sharp local price drop

Taiwan’s CSC hikes HRC prices by over $80/mt for June

Ex-China plate prices rise rapidly, but to fall soon amid local downtrend

Chinese domestic PPGI prices increase further

Ex-China HDG prices up significantly, may reach peak for now

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 19

Local Chinese stainless steel prices mostly increase

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 19

Ex-China CRC prices move up significantly, exports lively

Ex-China HRC prices hit new high amid sharp local rises, strong demand

Slab prices in Asia still try to catch up with rapidly rising HRC market

Baosteel raises local HRC prices by $47/mt for June

Ex-China stainless steel prices move up sharply

Ex-China plate prices rise sharply as local market up $125/mt since late Apr

China succeeds in selling CRC to EU and Turkey with competitive prices


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