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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Higher ex-CIS slab prices supported by several buyers

Russia’s Severstal starts and advances in export HRC sales for March production

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

Russia’s Severstal closes January HRC export sales, starts trade for February

Russia close to being sold out for January HRC export volumes

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

Russia’s Severstal announces export offers for January production

Russia’s Severstal successfully closes its December HRC export sales

Russia’s Severstal starts December HRC sales, raises prices

Russia’s local flats prices rebound due to livelier demand

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

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

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

Russia’s Severstal decreases HRC prices for EU as trade remains challenging

Ex-CIS slab traded globally, prices dip in Black Sea region

Domestic flats prices in Russia fall sharply

CIS-based HRC exporters expand geographical range of sales

Domestic flats prices collapse in Russia

CIS decreases slab export prices despite limited allocation

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

Domestic flats prices roll back in Russia

CIS-based HRC exporters face challenging market, but still able to sell

Ex-CIS slab prices fall and vary depending on sales destinations

Russia’s Severstal reduces HRC export offers amid diminishing demand

Local flats prices fall in Russia, exports become challenging

CIS-based HRC exporters give in to pressure from buyers

Ex-CIS slab prices soften in offers to Turkey, following sales to alternative markets

Ex-CIS HRC deal price range widens, outlook unclear

Local flats prices announced in Russia, mostly increase

Severstal almost sold out for July production HRC

CIS-based HRC mills gradually start July production export sales

Russia’s Severstal hits new high in HRC export sales price levels

Russia almost sold out for June HRC, local offers soar

Ex-CIS slab prices surge in deals and offers

Ex-CIS HRC prices climb in new offers and deals

CIS closes slab deals to Turkey, now targets higher price level

Russia achieves higher HRC export deal prices, local offers rise too

Russia’s HRC mills still bullish in local and export offers

Russia’s local flats market recovers gradually

CIS-based slab exporters active in sales to South and Central America

Russian HRC producers raise export prices, target local hikes also

Ex-CIS slab prices surge in deals, supported by bullish HRC

Russia achieves new high in HRC sales to Europe, mills optimistic

Russian mills gradually start testing market with May HRC, mood positive

Ex-CIS slab prices surge, allocation limited

Russia’s Severstals hits new high in HRC export sales prices

Slab prices from CIS surge in recent deals, mood positive

Ex-CIS HRC prices for April anticipated to rise

Some CIS-based mills sold out for March HRC, slab trade challenging

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