Brazilian slab export prices increase on higher offers, low supply

Slab export prices from Brazil rose this week, with offers approaching the $600 per tonne fob mark while buyers were left with few options to procure material from CIS and Brazilian suppliers.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly assessment of Brazil export slab reached $580-590 per tonne fob on Friday March 16, up from $560-570 per tonne fob a week earlier.

Sparse domestic offers were reported within the $580-590 per tonne fob range this week, with at least one...


Felipe Peroni

March 16, 2018

16:30 GMT

São Paulo