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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Brazilian slab producers close first domestic deals for September shipment

US HDG prices still firming, but for how long?

SSAB follows Nucor in raising US plate prices

Ex-China steel plate prices keep going up despite limited demand

Local Indian HRC market weak due to fall in sales, anticipation of price correction

Indian local CRC prices maintain amid demand and strong outlook for automobile industry

US sheet prices still climbing, HRC solidly over $90 cwt.

Russia’s Severstal reduces HRC export offers amid diminishing demand

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down

Vietnam’s HRC import prices stabilize, priority still on local purchases

HDG exports offers unchanged in Brazil

Ex-China HDG prices unchanged, some mills suspend offers

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 29

Indian HDG exporters pull back discount sales, nudge prices up

Nucor raises US steel plate prices for the third time in 3 months

Ex-China CRC prices edge up further as production cuts inevitable

EU HRC prices stable due to summer lull and floods in Germany

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 29

Chinese stainless steel prices see sharp increase

US HDG prices still climbing despite high capacity utilization rates

Brazilian slab export negotiations remain unsettled

Chinese HRC exporters bullish as supply concerns give strong support

Formosa drops HRC prices in Vietnam as demand poor, imports stay competitive

Ex-China stainless steel prices move up

Indian HRC export volumes surge, but price realizations below sellers’ expectations

US import HDG prices steady after last week’s uptick

Ex-China steel plate prices follow general uptrend as local market on the rise

High supply and weak demand depress local Indian HRC market, but mills’ outlook positive

Indian CRC prices edge up on rising bookings by integrated mills

US sheet steel price uptrend “not impacted” by sideways scrap prices

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move up

Pakistani re-rollers accept higher HRC prices with reluctance

Formosa Ha Tinh postpones new HRC price announcement to next week

Turkish steel plate prices decline, demand sluggish

CRC and HDG prices in Pakistan rise further

US import CRC prices from Taiwan, Turkey and Europe

Ex-Russia and ex-India HRC prices increase with new sales to Vietnam

Ex-China HDG offers edge up slightly as local prices add $40/mt

Indian HDG exporters improve trades amid sales to Gulf ahead of holiday

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 28

Ex-China CRC prices rise amid higher local prices, capacity inspections

US import HRC prices from Turkey and Mexico

US HDG prices still climbing with no end in sight

HRC export offers decline in Brazil

Local Chinese stainless steel prices increase

Slab prices in Asia dragged down by lower demand, higher ex-Indonesia supply

Turkey closes import deals for HRC, but mood generally cautious

Flexibility of Indian HRC suppliers pushes Emirati buyers to replenish stocks

Deals for import slab occasional in Turkey, prices decrease

Silicon steel sheet prices in local Chinese market - week 28

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