Flat & Long Products Composite Price Forecasts

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At MEPS, our World Carbon Steel Forecasts are more than just data tables. Our expertly researched and dependable 12-month forecasts for a range of carbon steel products are designed to help businesses like yours plan for the future and gain a competitive edge. 

With MEPS World Carbon Steel Forecasts, you only pay for the steel products that you are interested in, so you can be sure that you are getting the most relevant information for your business. Find out more about which steel product data is included with your subscription by viewing the pricing table below. Our steel price forecasts offer the option to view forecast prices per tonne (t), short ton, pound (lb) or kilogram (kg), just select your preferred option from the drop-down to update the product table. 

Our dedicated team of steel price analysts draws on years of industry experience and research to formulate our market forecasts. We take into account a range of factors, including global economic trends, supply and demand dynamics, and geopolitical events to provide the most accurate and reliable forecasts possible. Our team also continuously monitors the market via our extensive contact network to ensure our forecasts are based on the latest data. 

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By using MEPS World Carbon Steel Forecasts, you can make informed decisions about your business's future, including purchasing decisions, investment strategies, and production planning. Our forecasts help you anticipate market trends and stay ahead of the competition. 

We offer 5 years of historical data as standard with your subscription, giving you even more insights into past market trends and helping you to make better-informed decisions for the future. All subscription rates are for a single-user licence. Multi-user licences are also available. If you require further information, please contact us. We also supply extensively researched steel forecasts for a wide range of other markets, so be sure to check out our steel forecasts for other products and markets.

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  • 12 month forecasts for individual steel products
  • Latest prices updated monthly
  • 5 years historical data included
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US dollars per tonne

Flat & Long Products Composite Price Forecasts in Tonnes (T)

MonthWorld Flat ProductsEurope Flat ProductsNorth America Flat ProductsAsia Flat ProductsWorld Long ProductsEurope Long ProductsNorth America Long ProductsAsia Long Products
Apr-20231124105214808409308371227726
May-20231046100013308079098111223693
Jun-202392385211387808717311192690
Jul-202390783711437428597181191667
Aug-202387582110617438287021132649
Sep-20238338019627368156831124638
Oct-2023
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Flat Products Composite Prices 

MEPS regional average flat products composite prices are computed from a weighted average of prices for hot rolled coil (HRC), hot rolled plate (HRP), cold rolled coil (CRC), hot dipped galvanised coil (HDG) and electro zinc coated coil (EZ). The weighting is based on the consumption of individual flat products in a specified region. Prices are collected in the appropriate local currency and converted into US dollars to provide a basis for comparison. 

Long Products Composite Prices 

MEPS regional average long products composite prices are derived from a weighted average of prices for wire rod, sections & beams, rebar and merchant bar. The weighting is based on the consumption of individual long products in a specified region. Prices are collected in the appropriate local currency and converted into US dollars to provide a basis for comparison.