South America's HRC, CRC import prices up as high Chinese offers cause confusion

Import prices for hot rolled coil (HRC) and cold rolled coil (CRC) in South America widened upwards this week, because of high-priced offers from China.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for HRC imports into the region was $455-470 per tonne cfr on Friday May 19, up from $455-460 per tonne cfr a week ago. Over the same period, Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for CRC imports into South America moved to $490-505 per tonne cfr, up from $490-500 per tonne...

Published

Ana Paula Camargo

May 19, 2017

16:50 GMT

São Paulo