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 offers decline for November shipment

Another import slab deal to China disclosed in the market

Brazilian slab producers close first deals for November shipment

Sentiment and prices in Asian slab market improve on rising interest from China

Brazilian slab producers still negotiating for November shipment

More import slab deals done to SE Asia and China after recent price drop

Brazilian slab producers adopt “wait-and-see” strategy

CIS decreases slab export prices despite limited allocation

Slab prices in Asia keep falling as customers ask for discounts

Ex-Iran slab price declines in fresh tender

Brazilian slab offers reach new reference price

Low-priced ex-India and ex-Indonesia slab offers available in Asia

Brazilian slab producer closes first October export deal to the US

Free Brazilian slab producer optimistic about sales to the US

Asian slab prices expected to fall further amid poor flat steel demand

Brazilian slab producers maintain target price for October shipments

Brazilian slab producers close last deals for September shipment

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

Vietnamese slab and HRC suppliers target exports due to local demand slump

Poor demand keeps weighing on Asian import slab market

Brazilian slab producers close first domestic deals for September shipment

Brazilian slab export negotiations remain unsettled

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

Deals for import slab occasional in Turkey, prices decrease

Free Brazilian slab export price declines slightly for September shipments

Brazilian slab export price declines

Slab prices in Asia still under pressure, Indian suppliers cut offers

Latest ex-Iran slab tenders closed with downward correction

Import slab prices in Asia decline due to low bids, cheap regional offers

Brazilian slab producer about to close last deal for August shipment

Slab buyers adopt “wait-and-see” strategy with Brazilian producers

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

Exporters fail to provide lower slab prices in Asia

Price reference increases for Brazilian slab export offers

Turkey refrains from slab purchases amid unstable flats prices

Slab prices in Asia still under pressure, but most sellers resist

Brazilian slab export offers have new price reference

Brazilian slab export offers increase slightly

Asian buyers demand lower prices for import slabs

Market uncertainties surround Brazilian slab export negotiations

Import slab trade stalled in Turkey as bids and offers fail to match

Asian slab market quiet as rebound in China’s HRC prices halts hope for further drop

Brazilian slab exporter increases target price for August shipments

Slab prices in Asia retreat, buyers to be cautious as HRC falls rapidly

Another deal increases the reference price for Brazilian slab exports to the US

Latest ex-Iran slab tender closed with price increase

Higher import slab prices accepted in Asia, outlook still positive

Brazilian slab export deal to the US sets new higher reference price

Flats and slab prices up again in Turkey, clarity expected after holiday

Slab prices in Asia still try to catch up with rapidly rising HRC market

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