Asian slab buyers caught between high offers, plunging Chinese flat steel prices

The Asian slab import market has continued to show limited activity over the past couple of weeks, as prices for the semi-finished product have yet to drop fully in line with cheaper flat steel from China.

Metal Bulletin’s assessment of slab import prices in Southeast Asia and East Asia was $425-435 per tonne cfr for the week ended Monday April 17, widening downward by $5 per...


Juan Weik

April 21, 2017

14:28 GMT