November 2017

Flat Steel Products Trade Log, November 24, 2017

The latest bids, offers and deals in the global markets for flat steel products.

Latin America's HRC export prices up on Brazilian trading activity

Export prices for Latin America-origin hot-rolled coil (HRC) increased this week, amid renewed trading activity and higher international values.

South Korean HRC offers to India down $5/t

Offers for South Korean origin hot-rolled coil (HRC) to India have been lowered by at least $5 per tonne to make the trade commercially viable for Indian importers.

China’s CRC exports drop 44% in October

China exported 194,934 tonnes of cold-rolled coil in October, according to Chinese customs data released on Friday November 24.

CHINA HRC: Domestic prices drop in quiet trading

China’s domestic prices for hot-rolled coil dropped on Friday November 24 in sparse trading.

China AM: Ferrous futures little moved in morning session

China’s ferrous futures were largely flat in the morning trading session on Friday November 24.

ThyssenKrupp improves full-year results as it slowly exits steel sector

German industrial and technology group ThyssenKrupp improved its performance in its financial year ending September 30, 2017, as it continues to reduce its involvement in the steel industry.

CHINA HRC: Domestic prices flat on subdued futures market

China’s domestic prices for hot-rolled coil were unchanged on Thursday November 23 amid inactivity in the market due to weak futures.

EUROPE PLATE: Domestic prices stabilize after drop in south

Domestic prices for heavy steel plate in Europe were unchanged this week, with Southern European prices stabilising after a significant drop in Italy last week, sources told Metal Bulletin.

Flat Steel Products Trade Log, November 23, 2017

The latest bids, offers and deals in the global markets for hot-rolled coil, cold-rolled coil, hot-dipped galvanized coil, pre-painted galvanized iron, steel plate, steel sheet and other flat steel products.