Buyers in North America and Asia were showing interest in Brazilian slab, with prices considered a bargain after several weeks of price decreases
Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel slab, export, fob main port Brazil
widened on Friday to $320-355 per tonne from $330-350 per tonne a week before. Brazilian export slab was assessed at $470-475 per tonne fob on March 6.
Re-rolling activity diminished in March as demand for steel products dropped due to...