US HRC mills open to negotiating price

21 September 2018, 6:50 pm
US domestic hot rolled coil prices may be stable since our last report a week ago, at

Demand for import flat steel in Turkey remains slack

21 September 2018, 3:22 pm
It is observed that demand for import flat steel in Turkey has remained slack over the past week...

Demand for HRC imports remains limited in UAE

20 September 2018, 5:20 pm
Over the past week, demand for import hot rolled coil in the United Arab Emirates has continued to be weak.

Will prices rise in local Turkish HRC market?

20 September 2018, 4:27 pm
Over the past week, demand in the local Turkish hot rolled coil (HRC) market has...

Chinese flat steel export offer prices move sideways

20 September 2018, 1:50 pm
During the week ending September 20, average Chinese flat steel export offer prices have moved on a stable trend.

US flats mills ordered to produce documentation for Section 232 exclusion objections

20 September 2018, 4:00 am
The initial deadline to respond was listed as Sept. 10, but sources close to SteelOrbis have confirmed that the deadline has been delayed to Sept. 24.

HRC export prices maintain stability in Brazil

18 September 2018, 9:07 pm
Brazilian producers remain negotiating HRC for export in a range of

Turkish scrap rises on Orbis Steel Index

18 September 2018, 4:58 pm
In the week from September 10 to September 16, the Turkish scrap index moved upwards on the Orbis Steel Index.

Local Chinese HRC market moves down

18 September 2018, 3:46 pm
During the week ending September 18, average hot rolled coil (HRC) prices in the Chinese domestic market have decreased

US to continue collecting AD duties on ex-China HR flat steel imports

18 September 2018, 3:21 pm
US DOC has announced its final results of the administrative review of AD duty on imports of certain hot rolled flat products from Chinese companies.

Local Indian HRC prices stable but activity falls amid pessimism over manufacturing growth

17 September 2018, 2:03 pm
Prices in the local Indian hot rolled coil (HRC) market have remained stable during the past week at INR 46,500/mt ($641/mt) ex-works.

US HRC prices still trending soft

14 September 2018, 8:31 pm
US domestic hot rolled coil prices have continued to soften since our last report a week ago; the current range, which is now trending between

Weak demand for import flat steel in Turkey

14 September 2018, 2:51 pm
Over the past week, demand for imported flat steel in Turkey has remained weak as buyers have continued to make bookings only to meet their...

Ex-Turkey flat steel offers

14 September 2018, 2:35 pm
According to market sources, ex-Turkey cold rolled coil (CRC) offers to the export markets have decreased by...

Average HRB 400 rebar price in China down 0.5 percent in early Sept

14 September 2018, 10:23 am
In early September, the average price in China of 16-25 mm HRB 400 rebar was RMB 4,490.1/mt ($657.4/mt), down 0.5% from late August.

Prices soften in local Turkish HRC market

13 September 2018, 5:38 pm
Over the past week, demand in the local Turkish hot rolled coil market has remained slack, while buyers have continued to postpone their bookings...

Japan's HRP and HRS shipments up 17 percent in July

13 September 2018, 5:31 pm
In July this year, Japan's hot rolled plate and sheet shipments were up by 17 percent compared to the same month of 2017.

US HRC exports down 13.7 percent in July

13 September 2018, 12:14 am
According to export data from the US Department of Commerce, US exports of hot rolled sheets totaled 49,967 mt in July 2018...

HRC prices increase in the Brazilian domestic market

13 September 2018, 12:04 am
Steel distributors in Sao Paulo are negotiating HRC for the domestic market in small volumes at...

HRC export prices remain stable in Brazil

12 September 2018, 8:35 pm
Brazilian producers remain negotiating HRC for export in a range of...

Local Italian flat steel market follows a stable trend

12 September 2018, 6:03 pm
Over the past month, prices in the local Italian flat steel market have remained stable

Import HRC bookings in UAE decrease to lowest level of past two months

12 September 2018, 5:11 pm
Over the past week, demand for import hot rolled coil (HRC) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has remained slack and import bookings have...

Local Chinese HRC market moves up slightly

11 September 2018, 4:23 pm
During the week ending September 11, average hot rolled coil (HRC) prices in the Chinese domestic market have increased slightly.

Turkish HRC import volume down 1.6 percent in January-July

11 September 2018, 11:48 am
In the first seven months of the current year, Turkey's HRC imports amounted to 2.38 million mt, down 1.6 percent.

Scrap continues to rise on Orbis Steel Index

10 September 2018, 5:34 pm
In the week from September 3 to September 9, the Turkish scrap index moved upwards only very slightly on the Orbis Steel Index.

Nucor approves $650 million expansion project at Gallatin sheet mill

10 September 2018, 4:45 pm
Nucor has approved an investment of $650 million to expand the production capability of Nucor Steel Gallatin sheet mill in Ghent, Kentucky.

Domestic HRC prices decrease in Turkey

10 September 2018, 3:52 pm
According to market sources, producers’ prices in the local Turkish hot rolled coil (HRC) market have decreased by...

Local Indian HRC prices surge on base price hikes by mills, rising export shipments

10 September 2018, 2:18 pm
Prices in the local Indian hot rolled coil (HRC) market have surged ahead during the past week, increasing by...

Usiminas, CSN raise flat steel prices

7 September 2018, 11:33 pm
Brazilian flats steelmaker Usiminas increased flat steel prices by 10 percent effectively on September 2...

US HRC prices continue to drop

7 September 2018, 10:27 pm
As SteelOrbis predicted last week, US domestic hot rolled coil (HRC) prices have continued to drift downward, with spot prices now in the range of...