Flats and Slab

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Global View on HRC: Prices soften in most regions, mood still mainly pessimistic for next round

Vietnam books ex-Taiwan HRC at lower prices, outlook still bearish

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 33

Vietnam’s Hoa Phat cuts HRC prices by $20/mt, lower import prices expected

Slab suppliers attempt price rises in Asia, but demand not supportive

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 32

Chinese domestic PPGI prices move on a downtrend

Local Chinese stainless steel prices soften slightly

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 31

Import slab prices in Asia fall further despite rebound in China’s HRC market

Vietnam’s import HRC market increases amid changing ex-China offers

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 30

HRC import activity still slow in Vietnam, buyers expect further discounts

Hoa Phat cuts local HRC prices in Vietnam as demand and import prices fall

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 29

Slab prices in Asia drop further due to bad situation in HRC market

Import HRC prices tumble by $40/mt in Vietnam due to China’s slump

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 28

Formosa cuts HRC prices in Vietnam amid poor demand, falling import prices

Ex-China steel plate prices move down with outlook still bearish

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 27

HRC import activity slows in Vietnam, prices fall further

Russia has to cut slab prices further to push sizable volumes to China

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 26

Local Chinese stainless steel prices continue to decrease

Lower-priced HRC deals in Vietnam despite positive news from China

Ex-China CRC prices fall further despite rises in local market and futures

Hoa Phat revises down local HRC prices, import offers still on the wane

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 25

Formosa cut HRC price for second time in row, import prices in Vietnam down $25-30/mt

Bearish mood returns in Asia’s import slab market

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 24

Formosa cuts HRC prices by $100/mt in Vietnam due to weakness in China

Vietnam’s import HRC market declines amid changing ex-China offers

Global View on HRC: Business activity yet to increase in most regions

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 23

HRC prices in Vietnam up further on ex-China gains, despite lower offers from Russia, India

Suppliers attempt slab price rises in new deals to Asia, limited success so far

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 22

Hoa Phat revises local HRC prices for second time in row, import market in lull

HRC deal prices fall again in Vietnam, outlook still bearish

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 21

Hoa Phat’s new local HRC prices $65-70/mt lower than Formosa’s prices

Slab prices in Asia follow global downtrend

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 20

Formosa Ha Tihn cuts HRC prices by $95/mt in Vietnam, Chinese HRC still more attractive

Slab prices in SE Asia decline further amid more offers, falling HRC prices

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 19

Ex-China CRC prices tumble due to fall in futures, weak local demand

Import HRC prices slump in Vietnam, sentiments still bearish


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