Frequently Asked Questions




  • What is SteelOrbis?

    SteelOrbis is an e-trading platform that combines the iron-steel industry with technology, ensuring buyers and sellers’ competitiveness in the global steel marketplace.   

  • How do I become a member?

    You can become a member of SteelOrbis by filling in the Application Form or by contacting SteelOrbis Customer Service

  • Is there a fee to become a member of SteelOrbis?

    There is no fee to become a basic member. Sign up for a free trial to get access today!  

  • What should I do after I have become a member of SteelOrbis?

    After you become a member of SteelOrbis, log-in on the homepage using your e-mail address and the password given to you. Once you are logged in, you can effectively utilize SteelOrbis pricing reports, market analyses, daily steel news, as well as networking and trading tools.  

  • I've forgotten my password. What should I do?

    If you have forgotten your password, click on the Forgot Password button, or contact SteelOrbis Customer Service  

  • I cannot login with my e-mail and password? What should I do?

    Make sure that you have entered your e-mail and password correctly. Click for login help.  


  • How can I access the SteelOrbis content?

    In order to reach content published on the SteelOrbis website, you have to become a member.

    In order to become a member, fill out the Membership Application Form or contact SteelOrbis Customer Support .

    SteelOrbis member companies are able to follow daily price movements, access industry analysis, steel industry news, as well as have the opportunity to privately reach potential business partners.  

  • What type of information can I find on SteelOrbis?

    There is extensive information on the iron and steel industry on SteelOrbis, including:

    Steel Prices: On the Steel Prices pages you will find steel price information that has been gathered by our analysts. These steel prices are spot prices garnered from real market transactions.

    Steel Markets: On the Steel Markets pages you will find detailed market analyses, price trends, and near-term forecasting for scrap and raw materials, tube and pipe, longs, flats and semi-finished products.

    Steel News: Under the Steel News tab you will find up-to-the-minute industry-wide coverage on the topics and sectors affecting the global steel market, as well as the latest interviews with the most influential players in the steel industry.

    Buy/Sell: On the Buy/Sell pages you are able to send and receive buy/sell steel offers and inquiries directly to and from potential buyers/sellers located within the SteelOrbis company database and beyond.

    Networking: You can update your profile and extend you trade partner options via the largest Steel Company Directory in the world! We have detailed profiles of +44.000 companies and +90.000 professionals in our directory.

    Other Services: Under the Other Services tab, you can inquire about SteelOrbis consultancy services, read prior issue of SteelOrbis’ Prime magazine—SteelOrbis’ steel industry trade magazine, learn about banner and magazine advertising with SteelOrbis, access research reports on the steel industry, subscribe to SteelOrbis RSS feeds.