South America's flat steel import prices stable amid quiet trading

Import prices for flat steel goods in South America held steady this week, amid thin trading activity, Metal Bulletin has heard.

“We have received the first offers [of 2018] from China,” a Brazil-focused steel trader said, “but no purchases have been recorded so far.” Most of the offers reported this week in the region refer to cold-rolled coil (CRC) and hot-dipped galvanized coil (HDG). Offers of China-origin CRC were...


Ana Paula Camargo

January 12, 2018

13:58 GMT

São Paulo