South American flat steel import market under pressure; plate up on tight supply

The South American flat-rolled steel import market was under pressure in the week ended Friday January 21, but limited supply boosted heavy plate prices during the period.

Coil offer prices from China were either unchanged or slightly up from the previous week, with lower maritime freight costs more than offsetting any increase. Meanwhile, most sellers from other...

Published

Renato Rostás

January 21, 2022

20:20 GMT

São Paulo