Russia starts receiving applications for HRC import quota

21 October 2019, 3:09 pm
The Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced that it will start receiving applications for the special hot rolled coil (HRC) import quota.

Indian flat steel exporters cut prices, sell to Asia and Europe amid local demand slump

21 October 2019, 11:53 am
Indian flat steel export activity has revived during the past week as large domestic steel mills increased their overseas shipping volumes.

China’s HRC output up slightly in Sept, CRC output shows bigger rise

21 October 2019, 11:46 am
In September this year, China’s hot rolled coil (HRC) production increased by 0.33 percent month on month to 13.167 million mt.

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 43

21 October 2019, 11:37 am

Local Indian HRC prices lose ground, fall to new three-year low

21 October 2019, 11:06 am
Local Indian hot rolled coil (HRC) prices have come under fresh pressure during the past week.

Vietnam’s Formosa Ha Tinh cuts HRC prices by $20/mt for December

18 October 2019, 1:46 pm
Vietnamese producer Formosa Ha Tinh announced its domestic hot rolled coil (HRC) prices for December shipment.

Local Turkish flat steel spot prices continue to fall

18 October 2019, 12:18 pm
Over the past week, demand in the local Turkish flat steel spot market has remained at low levels as buyers have continued to postpone their orders.

US HRC prices continue to drop

18 October 2019, 1:07 am
SteelOrbis sources have confirmed that US HRC spot market prices have continued to erode in the past week, from

HRC domestic and import prices unchanged in Brazil

17 October 2019, 7:52 pm
Steel distributors in Sao Paulo are negotiating HRC for the domestic market in small volumes at

Ex-CIS HRC significantly down in deals to Turkey

17 October 2019, 3:07 pm
Ex-CIS hot rolled coil (HRC) exporters have sizeably dropped their prices to Turkey.

Import HRC purchases in India improve marginally, but most for small volumes

17 October 2019, 1:48 pm
Import flat steel purchases in India have improved marginally during the past week.

Brazilian HRC export price range stable

16 October 2019, 11:28 pm
Brazilian producers are negotiating HRC of the basic commercial grades for export to countries in the south of Europe

Prices decrease in Italian domestic HRC market

16 October 2019, 5:07 pm
Over the past two weeks, domestic hot rolled coil (HRC) prices in the Italian market and in northern Europe have continued to lose ground.

Japanese mills hungry for HRC exports, but competition very high

15 October 2019, 4:47 pm
Tight competition with Indian, Russian and South Korean hot rolled coil (HRC) suppliers has once again pushed prices for ex-Japan HRC down.

Import HRC prices in Vietnam drop below $420/mt CFR

15 October 2019, 4:21 pm
Import hot rolled coil (HRC) prices in Vietnam have kept going down this week on more aggressive bids and lower offers from India and Russia.

Egypt’s HRC export prices slide further

15 October 2019, 2:34 pm
HRC export offers from Egypt have once again decreased, following the general downturn in the market of the Mediterranean region.

Latest situation in local Turkish steel plate market

15 October 2019, 2:19 pm

Indian flat steel exporters try to keep prices stable, but have to provide discounts to ...

14 October 2019, 3:22 pm
Indian flat steel exporters have been trying to keep prices stable following sharp decrease over the past few weeks.

Flat steel prices in local Taiwanese market - week 42

14 October 2019, 12:12 pm

Indian local HRC prices stable but sentiments worsen in reaction of declining industrial ...

14 October 2019, 11:12 am
Indian local hot rolled coil (HRC) prices have remained stable during the past week.

US HRC exports up 19.8 percent in August

11 October 2019, 8:45 pm
According to export data from the US Department of Commerce, US exports of hot rolled sheets totaled 46,904 mt

US HRC prices still trending soft

11 October 2019, 6:48 pm
SteelOrbis sources have reported that the downward price trend within the US HRC market has continued.

China turns to import commercial HRC

11 October 2019, 2:40 pm
The growing gap between high Chinese local hot rolled coils (HRC) prices and falling international quotations led to extraordinary situation.

Turkey’s HRC prices remain under pressure

10 October 2019, 2:50 pm
Turkey’s official hot rolled coil (HRC) export offers for December shipments are under pressure.

HRC export price range declines in Brazil

9 October 2019, 7:35 pm
Brazilian producers are negotiating HRC for export in a range of

Bids for ex-CIS HRC fall below $400/mt CFR in Turkey

9 October 2019, 5:13 pm
Turkish hot rolled coil (HRC) importers have been exerting some sizeable pressure on the prices of suppliers who have been trying to resist for now.

Import HRC prices for Vietnam down further amid tight competition between India and Russia

9 October 2019, 4:19 pm
Import hot rolled coil (HRC) prices in Vietnam have fallen further this week as there have still been ample offers from India and Russia.

Import and local HRC prices in Italy

8 October 2019, 6:03 pm

Chinese HRC export prices stable after holiday, but to soften amid expected higher output

8 October 2019, 3:54 pm
During the week ending October 8, Chinese hot rolled coil (HRC) export offers have remained unchanged.

Indian HRC export prices under pressure from higher freight and tight competition

7 October 2019, 4:13 pm
Indian hot rolled coil (HRC) producers have been mostly reluctant to provide large discounts over the past week.