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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HDG export offers increase again in Brazil

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

Deal prices in Indian local HRC market soften further amid subdued market conditions

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

Are US sheet prices starting to reach their ceiling?

HRC exporters refuse further significant decreases for Vietnam

HRC importers in Pakistan adopt wait-and-see stance

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down slightly

Brazilian slab offers reach new reference price

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

Ex-China HDG prices stable as export duty decision awaited

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 34

Indian HDG exporters successfully push up prices in Gulf on revived buying

US HDG, Galvalume coil prices still varied

US import HRC from Korea, Turkey, Vietnam, Mexico and Serbia

HRC export offers stable in Brazil

HRC dips in Turkey, outlook mainly negative

Chinese stainless steel prices maintain downtrend

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 34

Vietnamese HRC importers’ price idea falls far below $900/mt CFR

Ex-China CRC prices unmoved despite growing negative factors

US import CRC from Europe and Taiwan

US domestic plate prices tick upward

Ex-India HRC trade limited by Asian buyers’ low valuations, prices sliding

Chinese HRC mills’ attention on local market after it starts to bottom up, export not priority

Ex-China stainless steel prices move down

EU HRC market still slow due to summer period, mixed expectations for September

US import HDG prices hold sideways

CRC import prices roughly stable in Brazil

Local Indian HRC tradable prices correct downwards because of sluggish sales

Ex-China steel plate prices under pressure, as in whole flat steel segment

Indian CRC prices fall due to supply side pressure, lower than expected auto sector demand

US domestic plate prices still steady

Vietnamese HRC importers’ bids at below $900/mt CFR, local mills target exports

Turkey’s tinplate prices weaken due to slower domestic trade

Turkey’s CRC prices dragged down by almost complete absence of demand

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move down slightly

Brazilian slab producer closes first October export deal to the US

Lower ex-CIS HRC prices appeal to Pakistani buyers

Ex-China HDG offers stable for now with no fresh deals seen

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 33

Indian HDG export prices stable, trading activity weak amid rising freight rates

Import HRC prices move up in UAE despite limited demand

US import HRC, CRC offers “increasingly attractive” due to still-climbing domestic prices

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 33

Foreign and local HRC suppliers in Turkey provide discounts

Hoa Phat cuts local HRC prices in Vietnam, import offers under pressure

Ex-China CRC prices remain high, though buying very poor

Chinese stainless steel prices first decline, then start to recover

US HDG, Galvalume coil prices shift slightly

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