Brazilian slab export prices up on higher raw materials costs

Export prices for Brazil-origin steel slab increased this week on higher raw materials costs and limited supply from other regions, Metal Bulletin has heard.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment of Brazil export slab went up to $510-520 per tonne fob on Friday January 12, from $500-510 per tonne fob a week earlier. Offers were reported at a minimum of $520 per tonne fob, several market participants said. So far this week, no deals for Brazilian slab have been confirmed, but market participants have...

Published

Felipe Peroni

January 12, 2018

16:20 GMT

São Paulo