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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Ex-China HDG offers stable, discounts seen from sellers in need to push volumes

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 3

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

Vietnam’s import HRC market on pause after local price drop, exports may revive

Vietnam’s Hoa Phat cuts local HRC prices far below $750/mt CFR amid really weak demand

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 2

Formosa announces $70/mt drop in HRC prices in Vietnam

Asia slab prices start to bottom out amid restocking

Import HRC bids in Vietnam slide further, move from local mills awaited

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 1

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down slightly

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 52

HRC import activity slows in Vietnam, prices drop closer to $750/mt CFR

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 51

Ex-China steel plate prices stable as futures prices rise, demand weak

Hoa Phat cuts local HRC prices in Vietnam below $800/mt CFR

Formosa announces up to $60/mt cut in local HRC prices in Vietnam

Import HRC deal prices in Vietnam slip below $800/mt CFR

Vietnamese HRC market has room to fall further, no price from Formosa yet

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 49

Asian slab market weakens further as buyers wait for lower prices

Import HRC prices in Vietnam fall further amid bearish outlook, lower bids

Deals rare in Vietnam’s import HRC market, mood still bearish

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 48

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

Chinese sellers try to push HRC prices up in Vietnam, buyers cautious

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 47

HRC deal prices post another drop in Vietnam, but demand slow

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 46

Ex-China CRC prices fall by $50/mt as bearish moods prevail

Ex-China HRC prices remain aggressive, outlook still bearish

Import HRC prices in Vietnam fall, dragging down outlook for local market

Formosa Ha Tinh cuts HRC prices by $40/mt in Vietnam due to weakness in China

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 45

China's HRC exports in focus globally, prices may fall further as local market weak

HRC prices in Vietnam resume downtrend amid cheap ex-China offers

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 44

Fears of possible Chinese HRC export duty reemerge as low prices stimulate sales

Increased uncertainty in Asian slab market amid volatile Chinese HRC

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge down further

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 43

Ex-China HDG prices down as suppliers want to attract customers

Outlook for Vietnamese HRC market more positive amid better HDG sales

Indian suppliers target increase in Vietnamese HRC market, but deal prices still low

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 42

Signs of price rebound in Vietnamese HRC market after ex-India deal

Sentiment in Asian slab market still positive

Ex-China HRC prices remain high for most buyers, declines locally may stop

Lower HRC prices from Hoa Phat reflect still weak trend in Vietnam

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 41


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