MEPS - BRIC CARBON STEEL PRICES

All prices are in US Dollars per tonne

Month  Hot Rolled Coil  Hot Rolled Plate  Cold Rolled Coil  Hot Dipped Galvanised Coil  Wire Rod (Mesh)  Structural Sections and Beams  Rebar  Merchant Bar  
Sep-2017  600  619  680  775  555  641  533  583 
Oct-2017  610  627  680  784  526  625  509  569 
Nov-2017  597  601  664  763  528  612  514  569 
Dec-2017  591  606  672  757  552  635  552  591 
Jan-2018  609  633  690  771  571  649  568  609 
Feb-2018  643  659  713  812  592  670  599  642 
Mar-2018  635  663  714  803  588  670  588  633 
Apr-2018  636  663  703  800  580  674  583  625 
May-2018  613  645  680  785  569  654  577  607 
Jun-2018  622  647  686  793  573  663  566  605 
Jul-2018  599  623  665  780  542  632  538  572 
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Prices in the above table are for reference only. No data may be reprodcued in any manner whatsoever without written permission from MEPS.

To calculate an index number, divide the selected month’s price by the starting (base) value. Then multiply by 100. For example: Index number = ($720 / $500) x 100 = 144. To calculate the month-on-month percentage change, divide this month’s value by last month’s value. Then subtract 1 and multiply by 100. For example: Percentage change = (120 / 110) -1) x 100 = +9%.

All price and market data is researched by MEPS staff and our local correspondents. The information in the tables, charts and commentaries have been calculated from respondents who we consider provide accurate intelligence on the relevant steel markets. We make our best endeavours to be assured that the information is correct and that our analysis is reliable.

Our predictions are based on a wide experience of steel consumption patterns. The econometric models we have constructed take into account raw material costs, macro-economic factors, past price trends and the dynamics of the market. However, steel prices can be influenced by a number of other factors. These include currency exchange rates,  trade regulations including import safeguard measures, anti-dumping actions and other government interference in normal trade patterns. More than one third of all steel produced is sold outside the country of manufacture. Accordingly, changes in market conditions in one country can impact on pricing in other parts of the world. Consequently, these forecasts should be used only as a guide to future tendencies. MEPS (INTERNATIONAL) LTD cannot be made liable for any loss resulting from the use of this data however it may arise.
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