Longs and Billet Analyses

SteelOrbis provides the latest longs and billet prices and price trends via the longs and billet price reports and market analyses listed below. These longs and billet price reports are derived from actual longs and billet market transactions and they can also be viewed on a weekly basis by using the archive drop-down tool below.

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Import wire rod offers competitive in EU, but attract little interest

UAE-based ESI cuts rebar price for October due to lack of demand

Local Bulgarian longs prices mostly move up

Global View on Billet: Prices weaken, but hopes for rebound emerge in some markets

Sings of rebound emerge in Turkish billet market, sustainability questionable

Turkish domestic merchant bar prices revised to offset currency fluctuations

Ex-Turkey merchant bar prices trend up

Wire rod prices in Taiwanese domestic market - week 38

Domestic rebar prices in Taiwan - week 38

US domestic rebar prices still soft

Offers increase for Brazilian rebar exports to South American countries

Ex-China wire rod suppliers cut offers in Asia, ASEAN mills attempt export price hike

Turkish domestic rebar spot prices move up

Ex-Iran billet prices likely to fall further in deals to Indonesia, Thailand

Some traders again start to go short in SE Asian billet market, but mills still hope for rebound

Turkey’s Kardemir closes its rebar sales

Turkey’s Icdas hikes its rebar price

Shagang Group keeps local rebar prices stable for late September

US import rebar market still trends soft

Romania’s retail longs prices down slightly amid weaker business activities

Turkish longs exports at standstill amid tough market and unclear trend

Gap between ex-India billet offers and bids increases to $60/mt

Turkish domestic wire rod prices follow diverse trends

Chinese domestic steel section prices soften slightly

Billet buyers in GCC region still focused on Iranian origin, prices soften

Tradable billet prices in China fall again, mood in SE Asia worsens too

H-beam prices in local Chinese market - week 38

Local Indian trade rebar prices vary widely in quiet market conditions

Local wire rod quotations in Indian market - week 38

Poor real estate, typhoon affect local Chinese longs prices, slight rise expected

Wire rod prices from Turkey’s Aegean region move down

Bearish mood in Asian rebar market, prices post minimal changes

US wire rod prices fall on mill announcement

Global View on Billet: Attempts to increase prices were short-lived in most markets

Turkish billet market dips further with most recent deals

Ex-Turkey merchant bar prices decline      

Traders offer lower wire rod prices in SE Asia amid slow demand

Wire rod prices in Taiwanese domestic market - week 37

Domestic rebar prices in Taiwan - week 37

Turkish domestic rebar spot prices move in different directions

Domestic longs prices keep rising in Poland, but buyers resist

Billet prices in SE Asia rise and confirmed in deals, further increases questionable

Iranian billet exporters face challenges in sales at target prices

Romania’s retail longs trend up due to fears of limited supply in Europe

Ex-Turkey long offers roll back further due to lower scrap and weak sales

Ex-India billet suppliers still target higher prices, buying interest sluggish

Turkish domestic merchant bar prices follow diverse trends

Wire rod prices from Turkey’s Aegean region decline by $20/mt

US domestic rebar prices maintain vulnerability

Import billet prices dip in Turkey as lower scrap drags down buyers’ mood

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