US steel plate prices flat, market still tight

Carbon steel plate prices in the United States remained at an all-time high on Friday September 10, and market chatter suggests the current lull in market activity is widespread but temporary.

Fastmarkets' weekly assessment for steel cut-to-length plate carbon grade, fob mill US was at $87 per hundredweight ($1,740 per short ton) on Friday, unchanged since August 27. Fob mill assessments ranged from $87-92 per cwt, with the high end representing a purchase of depot tons. General consensus among participants...


Abby Verret

September 13, 2021

17:45 GMT