Brazilian slab export prices up on revived demand

The price of steel slab exports from Brazil increased in the first full week of January 2020 with higher demand from North American buyers.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel slab export, fob main port Brazil, was $415-425 per tonne on January 10, rising from $395-405 per tonne on January 3.

Virtually all Brazilian slab producers have increased their offer prices for March-shipment batches, and some offers have reached the range of...

Published

Felipe Peroni

January 10, 2020

19:22 GMT

São Paulo