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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Japanese HRC sellers focus on UAE, exert pressure on competitiveness of ex-India HRC

Large ex-India HRC volumes booked to UAE, customers obtain lower prices

Emirati customers continue to favor Indian HRC despite lower-priced ex-China offers

Emirati customers delay new HRC bookings due to uncertain future price trend

Ex-Iran slab price slightly down in recent tender 

Import HRC prices for UAE decline in recent bookings

Import HRC prices move up in UAE despite limited demand

Large ex-India HRC volumes booked to UAE with discounts

Flexibility of Indian HRC suppliers pushes Emirati buyers to replenish stocks

Emirati re-rollers continue to book ex-India HRC actively

Emirati HRC buyers replenish stocks despite expectations of further price drop

Ex-China price freefall makes Emirati HRC importers cautious on new orders

Import HRC prices on the rise in the UAE, customers resist

Emirati buyers accept higher HRC prices in fresh deals, talks ongoing for new orders

Higher ex-Iran slab price achieved in fresh tender

UAE-based customers forced to accept higher HRC prices

UAE books huge volumes of ex-India HRC at higher prices

Lower ex-India HRC prices appeal to Emirati customers

Interest in import HRC in GCC remains tepid

New slab export tender in Iran closed at higher price but short of target

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