Brazilian slab export prices rise in wake of higher Chinese flat steel prices

Brazilian slab export prices increased this week, following the rise in flat steel prices in China.

Metal Bulletin's weekly price assessment for slab exports from Brazil reached $500-510 per tonne fob on Friday September 15, up from $490-500 per tonne fob.

Slab offers from Brazilian mills came in  at a minimum $500 per tonne fob for November shipment, with at least one deal being...

Published

Felipe Peroni

September 15, 2017

16:59 GMT

São Paulo