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.

Start Date
End Date

Higher ex-CIS slab prices supported by several buyers

Brazilian slab producers maintain optimism for export prices

Slab prices in Asia to keep surging, following rises in HRC segment

Ex-Iran slab price fails to rise in fresh tenders

Brazilian slab producer closes export deals within expected price range

India HDG exporters push volumes to Gulf and Africa, but at discounts

Slab prices in Asia keep rising, though mainly just in offers for now

Brazilian slab producers maintain high target prices

Ex-Iran slab export price down slightly in tender

Asia slab prices start to bottom out amid restocking

Brazilian slab producers increase target prices again

Brazilian slab producers plan to increase export prices

Slab prices in Asia hit new lows in deals

Price of Brazilian export slabs declines

Price of Brazilian slabs still in relative stability

Prices for import slabs in Asia continue their falling trend

Ex-Iran slab export price drops further in recent tender

Price of Brazilian slabs hold relatively stable

Ex-CIS slab prices mostly fall in recent deals amid weaker HRC, negative mood

Brazilian slab export offers decline again

Bearishness still prevails in Asian slab market as HRC prices drop

Demand for Brazilian slab increases for shipments in February

Asian slab market weakens further as buyers wait for lower prices

More deals confirm lower price for Brazilian slab exports

More deals confirm lower price range for Brazilian slab exports

Most recent deals point to lower prices for Brazilian slab exports

Ex-Iran slab export price slumps in latest tender

Sentiment in Asian slab market still weak despite Chinese HRC rebound last week

Ex-CIS slab prices fall, but depend on sales destination

Import slab prices in Asia decline further, settling below $700/mt CFR

Widely varied price expectations delay fresh export deals for Brazilian slab

Brazilian slab producers still waiting to close deals for January shipment

Asian buyers’ price idea for imported slabs is below $700/mt CFR

Brazilian slab producers maintain optimism for next deals

Slab prices in Asia have to follow fall in in HRC prices

Brazilian slab producers are optimistic about prices for January shipment

Increased uncertainty in Asian slab market amid volatile Chinese HRC

Iranian slab suppliers accept lower prices in latest bookings

Import slab prices fall in Asia amid weak Chinese market, insufficient HRC demand

Slab offers stable in Brazil

Slab offers decline in Brazil

Sentiment in Asian slab market still positive

Brazilian slab offers maintain stability

Suppliers aim to raise slab prices in Asia, lack of response from buyers for now

Sizeable ex-Iran slab sales to Asia, but at lower prices

Russia’s Severstal closes its November export sales for slabs and HRC

Severstal’s HRC export prices hit by higher freight, weaker euro

Brazilian slab offers stabilize after sharp decline last week

CIS-based mills close slab deals to Turkey and Latin America

Asian slab market at standstill, prices may already be at bottom

Disclaimer: Although the data in this publication have been taken from reliable sources, their integrity, accuracy and stability/constancy cannot be guaranteed. The data in this publication are not comprised of data gathered from transactions carried within the SteelOrbis system. Reports shall in no way be taken as a proposal for selling and buying. SteelOrbis assumes no responsibility from losses caused by using these data in commercial transactions. Please contact the Customer Relations Department for further questions.