Brazil's slab export price falls amid competition, buyer-seller standstill

Steel slab export prices from Brazil fell in the week ended Friday May 20 due to pressure from more competitive offers from other origins, such as Russia, with producers reluctant to accept aggressive bids from clients.

Deal-making, however, was rare, and more July-shipment talks were expected to pick up in the coming week, market participants said.

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Renato Rostás

May 20, 2022

20:26 GMT

São Paulo