Fastmarkets’ price assessment for steel slab imports, cfr Southeast Asia and East Asia
was $330-350 per tonne on Monday April 6, down by $20 per tonne from $350-370 per tonne a week earlier
A Turkish mill was heard to have sold 30,000 tonnes of slab to Taiwan during the week, although this transaction could not be confirmed and no further information was available at the time of publication.
Slab produced in the Commonwealth of Independent States was offered to Taiwan and Southeast Asia at $345-355 per tonne cfr, while Brazilian slab was available at $365-370 per tonne cfr Taiwan.
Buyers in Southeast Asia...