Brazilian slab export prices stable amid high cost pressures

Export prices for Brazil-origin slab remained stable for a second consecutive week on Friday July 19, with raw materials costs still high and deals sparse amid weak demand.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel slab export, fob main port Brazil, $/tonne, was $420-430 on Friday July 19, unchanged from the previous week. Offers for Brazilian slab remained at $420-430 per tonne fob, but few deals have been reported. Buyers in Europe and Asia have been waiting...

Published

Felipe Peroni

July 19, 2019

17:20 GMT

São Paulo