The increase is in addition to the 10% rise in prices applied in December
by most steelmakers.
Fastmarkets’ monthly price assessment for steel hot-rolled coil, domestic, monthly, exw Brazil
was 5,080-5,100 Reais per tonne on Friday January 8, up by 16-21% from 4,210-4,400 Reais per tonne one month earlier.
Fastmarkets’ flat steel price assessments increased by more than 15% in January...