Latin America's HRC export prices stable as trade case affects Brazil

Latin American export prices for hot rolled coil (HRC) were stable this week due to a lack of trading activity, following the imposition of anti-dumping measures by the European Commission (EC) against imports from Brazil.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for Latin American HRC exports was unchanged week-on-week on Friday October 13, at $570-595 per tonne fob.

Brazilian mills were reported to be out of the market this week, as they analyse changes in their export policies arising from the EC’s decision last week to impose fixed prices on HRC imports not only from Brazil, but also from Iran, Russia...

Published

Ana Paula Camargo

October 13, 2017

15:32 GMT

São Paulo