Europe Analyses

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 costs force local Turkish HRC mills to raise their domestic offers

Turkish re-rollers start the week with higher HDG and CRC prices

Turkey’s re-rollers may raise coated and CRC prices soon

Global View on HRC: Large discounts from many suppliers trigger negative mood

Turkish HR sheet prices still stable CR sheet prices trend down

Price gap between local and import HRC widens in Turkey as Asian sellers more aggressive

Non-Russian slab attracts moderate demand in Turkey

Turkish HRC buyers consider lower import offers

Global View on HRC: Most global HRC suppliers keep offers stable high despite lack of buying

Turkish HR sheet spot prices stable, CR sheet offers dip

Ex-Asia steel plate offers competitive in Turkey

Turkey starts receiving more HRC offers from Asia

Global View on HRC: Most suppliers fail in securing deals at higher levels on lack of demand globally

Turkey’s HRC softens, but discounts still limited by high costs

Turkish retail flats prices soften, reflecting poor demand

Global View on HRC: Prices still rise in Europe and Turkey, other markets struggle to follow uptrend

Import plate prices surge in Turkey due to energy crisis, limited supply

Turkish retail flat steel prices still rise, but expectations gloomy

Stronger local HRC prices in Turkey trigger uptrend in import segment

Global View on HRC: European and Turkish suppliers target higher prices, Asian market weakens

Flats prices up in Turkey amid cost hike, workable levels to settle next week

Turkish retail flat steel segment evaluates effect of higher energy costs

Russian mills still only ones active in Turkey’s HRC and slab markets

Global View on HRC: Mood in global HRC market still poor

Turkey's HRS retail prices on hold but CRS offers falling

Workable HRC prices keep softening in Turkey

Turkey’s flats prices still lack demand support

End-user plate demand in Turkey moderate, but daily business slow

Sentiment negative in Turkey’s HRC market due to lack of demand

Plate market activity slack in Turkey, suppliers adopt various price policies

HRC suppliers in Turkey in upward mood, demand still fails to support

Turkey's retail flat steel prices decrease, outlook mixed

Global View on HRC: Most regions seek clarity on further price trends, business still dull

Import slab prices gradually rise in Turkey

Turkey’s coated and CRC prices still pulled down by low demand

Sentiment mixed in Turkey’s HRC market, but local and export prices still fall

Turkey sees another big drop in local and import plate prices

Global View on HRC: Buyers’ pessimism in most regions still affect producers’ prices

Turkish retail flat prices began to fall due to lack of demand

Turkey’s local and export HRC prices fall amid tough business conditions

Buyers’ pressure increases in Turkey for local and import HRC

Turkish retail flats prices trend up due to temporarily livelier trade

Russia remains aggressive in sales and talks for slab and HRC in Turkey

Turkey’s plate market continues to move down after holiday

CRC and coated steel prices relatively stable in Turkey despite suppliers’ aim to increase

Sentiment and import HRC offers in Turkey dragged down by negative China, aggressive Russia

Turkish retail flats prices decline further as mood remains weak

Turkey’s plate market still moves down amid buyers’ resistance, aggressive imports

Turkey attempts price increase for HRC, buyers skeptical for now

Asia and Brazil still the main slab suppliers to EU

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