HDG leads import flat steel uptrend in South America

Prices for most imported flat steel in South America rose this past week, with galvanized sheet leading the uptrend as Chinese mills offered at substantially higher levels.

Fastmarkets' hot-dipped galvanized coil assessment stood at $640-660 per tonne cfr on March 15 compared with $630-640 per tonne the week prior. It is the highest level since November 16, when prices were $685-700 per tonne. “Chinese mills are offering more coated...

Published

Renato Rostás

March 15, 2019

20:31 GMT

São Paulo