Russian domestic HR, CR sheet prices up, driven by strong exports

Prices for Russia-origin hot rolled (HR) and cold rolled (CR) sheet have risen over the past week, with higher offers driven by growth in CIS flat steel export prices.

“The reason for the rise is the positive dynamics in the export markets. We see good demand both in Russia and abroad,” a source on the producer side said.

The prices of CIS-origin hot rolled coil (HRC) and cold rolled coil (CRC) have jumped by between $15 and $40...


Nadia Popova

July 26, 2017

19:06 GMT