US hot-rolled coil index slips, but market optimism persists

Hot-rolled coil prices in the United States fell slightly on Monday April 5 amid thin trading because of the Easter holiday lull, but market participants remain bullish on prices.

Fastmarkets’ daily steel hot-rolled coil index, fob mill US was calculated at $66.65 per hundredweight ($1,333 per short ton) on April 5, down by 0.12% from $66.73 per cwt on Thursday April 1 but up by 0.73% from $66.17 per...

Published

Felipe Peroni

April 05, 2021

21:59 GMT

São Paulo