Brazilian slab export prices edge up on high offers, strong flat steel demand

Brazilian steel slab export prices tightened upward in the week ended Friday January 15, with producers continuing to seek high prices.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel slab, export, fob main port Brazil, narrowed upward to $760-780 per tonne fob on Friday, compared with $750-780 per tonne fob a week earlier.

Offers of Brazil-origin slab were heard around $800 per tonne fob for March shipment, but according to market participants such a price had not yet...

Published

Felipe Peroni

January 15, 2021

20:42 GMT

São Paulo