US HRC, CRC prices jump due to widespread restocking

18 September 2020, 9:36 pm
Earlier this week, SteelOrbis reported that domestic HDG and Galvalume coil prices had jumped markedly, due to

Low HRC availability in Japan supports local prices, limited export discounts

18 September 2020, 5:32 pm
Japanese producers have managed to increase HRC export prices significantly over the past month.

Turkey’s HRC market stable despite cautious mood

18 September 2020, 3:45 pm
Hot rolled coil (HRC) producers in Turkey remain at their price positions of last week.

China’s HRC output up 19.2% in Aug, rising much faster than in July

18 September 2020, 12:40 pm
In August this year, China’s hot rolled coil (HRC) production rose by 19.2 percent year on year.

Lower import HRC offers make Pakistani buyers more cautious

17 September 2020, 5:17 pm
Import offers of hot rolled coil (HRC) in Pakistan have moved down noticeably this week, following the aggressive policy of Chinese suppliers.

Pessimistic outlook in Turkey’s flat steel spot market

17 September 2020, 2:54 pm
Demand has remained low in Turkish flat steel spot market, while prices are mostly stable compared to last week.

Russian HRC mills gradually start export sales for November production

16 September 2020, 5:41 pm
Some of the Russian hot rolled coil (HRC) suppliers have been getting ready to start selling to the export markets for November production.

Lower offers from China and depressed bids bring HRC prices in Vietnam down

16 September 2020, 5:40 pm
Import HRC prices have decreased in Vietnam this week, which has been reflected in some low-volume deals.

Import HRC offers in UAE firm, buyers cautious

16 September 2020, 2:14 pm
Hot rolled coil (HRC) importers are more cautious in new bookings.

Uptrend of HRC prices continues in Europe

15 September 2020, 5:39 pm
As expected, transaction prices in the EU hot rolled coil (HRC) market inched up further after local mills increased their offers early last week.

Chinese HRC exporters cut prices and become more competitive, outlook bearish

15 September 2020, 5:34 pm
Ex-China HRC offer prices have moved down amid the prevailing bearish sentiments in the local market.

Tokyo Steel announces $19/mt increase in some major steel products for October

15 September 2020, 3:46 pm
Japanese EAF-based steelmaker Tokyo Steel has announced a price increase by JPY 2,000/mt ($19/mt) for 10 of its steel products for October.

Inventories of main finished steel products in China up 0.6%, driven by HRC and rebar

15 September 2020, 2:26 pm
As of September 10, overall domestic inventories of the five main finished steel products in 20 cities of China rose 0.6 percent compared to August 31

Indian HRC exporters under pressure even despite reduced allocation

14 September 2020, 6:00 pm
Indian integrated steel mills were trying to maintain hot rolled coil (HRC) export prices during the past week.

Bookings higher in local Indian HRC market, second base price hike possible in September

14 September 2020, 3:29 pm
Indian hot rolled coil continued to perform strong, maintaining at higher levels during the past week at INR 42,500-43,000/mt ($578-585/mt) ex-works.

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 38

14 September 2020, 2:55 pm

US Steel announces another flats price increase

14 September 2020, 12:03 am

US HRC exports up 57.1 percent in July

11 September 2020, 8:58 pm

US HRC prices continue to firm while CRC prices remain strong

11 September 2020, 6:51 pm

Baosteel raises local flats prices for October, indicating outlook not so bad

11 September 2020, 6:08 pm
On September 10, major Chinese steelmaker Baosteel issued its prices for carbon steel flat products for delivery in October.

CIS successfully continues selling HRC for October production

11 September 2020, 5:35 pm
CIS-based hot rolled coil (HRC) suppliers have continued to sell for October production.

Formosa Ha Tinh hikes HRC prices for Nov by another $40/mt, bids for imports down

11 September 2020, 5:29 pm
Major Vietnamese steelmaker Formosa Ha Tinh has announced its new prices for November delivery HRC for local customers.

Domestic and import HRC prices sustained in Turkey

11 September 2020, 2:57 pm
Both foreign and local hot rolled coil suppliers to the Turkish market have managed to sustain their prices in the latest deals.

Chinese domestic PPGI prices edge up

11 September 2020, 2:25 pm
During the week ending September 11, average prices of pre-painted galvanized iron (PPGI) in the Chinese domestic market have edged up.

Turkey’s HRC import volume down 8.5 percent in January-July

10 September 2020, 4:37 pm
In July this year Turkey's hot rolled coil (HRC) imports increased by 14.5 percent year on year.

Ex-China HDG further up amid steady sales, but falling HRC prices hurt sentiment

10 September 2020, 4:07 pm
Ex-China hot dip galvanized (HDG) offer prices have edged up further in the past week, following an uptrend in the previous week.

Marcegaglia to upgrade galvanizing line No. 1 in Ravenna

10 September 2020, 12:33 pm
Danieli Centro Combustion will upgrade the furnace of Italian steel processor Marcegaglia Group’s galvanizing line No.1 in Ravenna.

HRC export offers increase in Brazil

9 September 2020, 11:10 pm

Import HRC deal prices in Pakistan rise further

9 September 2020, 5:37 pm
Foreign suppliers of hot rolled coil (HRC) to Pakistan have continued to test the market with offers at higher prices.

More HRC deals disclosed in Vietnam, buyers cautious as prices in China down

9 September 2020, 5:34 pm
More deals for imported HRC, done last week and early this week, in Vietnam have been disclosed recently.