Chinese flat steel export prices mostly increase, CRC prices edge down

Thursday, 07 March 2019 17:01:58 (GMT+3)   |   Shanghai
       

During the week ending March 7, average Chinese flat steel export offer prices have mostly edged up, though slight declines have been observed for cold rolled coil. At present, export offers for boron-added 5.75 mm hot rolled coil (HRC) given by Chinese suppliers are at $525-545/mt FOB, while export offers for 1.0 mm cold rolled coil (CRC) given by Chinese suppliers are in the range of $550-570/mt FOB. 

It is expected that flat steel product export prices from China will move on a firm trend in the coming week.

Product name

Quality

Spec.

Price ($/mt) FOB

Weekly change ($/mt)

HRC

Q235B/SS400

5.75 mm x 1,500 x C

535

↑5

Q235B/SS400

2.75 mm x 1,250 x C

590

↑5

CRC

ST12

1.0 mm x 1,250 x C

560

↓5

ST12

0.6 mm x 1,250 x C

585

↓5

HRP

Q235

20 mm

555

↑5

Shipbuilding Plate

CCSA/B

20 mm

575

↑5

HDG

SGCC

1.0 mm x 1,250 mm x C

600

↑20

SGCC

0.5 mm x 1,000 mm x C

635

↑20

PPGI

CGCC

0.476 mm x 1,000 mm x C

750

↑20


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