The steelmaker will increase its offer to $1,100-1,200 per tonne cfr Southeast Asia, widening up by $50 per tonne compared with July-shipment materials. It will also increase its offer to $1,200-1,300 per tonne cfr to other markets such as the United States and Europe, widening upward by $100 per tonne.
The steelmaker concluded its July-shipment HRC negotiations
two weeks ago and will start negotiations for August-shipment cargoes this week.
Fastmarkets' steel hot-rolled coil import, cfr Vietnam price assessment hit an intra-year high of $1,050-1,100 per tonne on May 14, before subsiding to $950 per tonne on May 28....