Steel prices

Understand current steel price trends and access hundreds of historical steel prices in one place

Why use Fastmarkets' steel prices?
Strengthen your contract negotiations with our market-reflective steel price data. Create tailored steel price charts and view monthly averages, steel price assessments and steel price forecasts for hundreds of global steel prices. Build a winning strategy and support your decarbonization journey with our suite of European green steel benchmark prices launched in May 2023 to help to define, measure and communicate green standards to the market.

Our price data is backed and accredited by IOSCO-compliant methodologies so that you rest assured that your contract price is fair and reliable.

With Fastmarkets’ steel prices, you can:
  • Position prices more favorably in contracts to negotiate win-win outcomes
  • Minimize risk and understand the forces behind price and market volatility
  • Predict market movements and recognize factors impacting supply-demand.
Fastmarkets’ steel price data combines the intelligence of industry-leading brands such as Metal Bulletin, American Metal Market, Scrap Price Bulletin and Industrial Minerals.

Talk to us about our steel price data options today.

Talk to us about our market-leading steel price data and analysis

Steel price charts
We provide more than 250 steel prices, including industry benchmarks from across the globe. View the steel price charts for some of our market-leading and widely used prices below:
Decline in steel hot-rolled coil index price
Fluctuating current steel prices for cut-to-length plate
View Fastmarkets steel prices
We provide steel price charts and analysis for the following prices. This includes steel scrap and steel raw materials. Click on the price to view the steel price chart.

Electrical steel, non-grain oriented, ex-whs Eastern China, $/tonne

Electrical steel, non-grain oriented, cfr India, $/tonne

Green steel domestic, differential to US HRC, fob mill, $/short ton

Green steel base price, hot-rolled coil fob US mill, weekly inferred, $/short ton

Steel coil 55% Al-Zn coated steel import, South Korean-made, ddp Gulf Ports, $/cwt

Steel coil 55% Al-Zn coated steel import, non-South Korean-made, ddp Gulf Ports, $/cwt

Steel billet import, cfr Indonesia, $/tonne

Flat steel reduced carbon emissions differential, exw Northern Europe, €/tonne

Fastmarkets’ mission is to meet the market’s data requirements honestly and independently, acting with integrity and care to ensure that the trust and confidence placed in the reliability of our pricing methodologies is maintained.

Why use a price reporting agency?
The steel industry is central to other industries including automotive, construction and energy, and it supports the global economy. The move towards decarbonization within the steel industry means those buying, selling or trading in steel need to rethink their strategies and consider new financial risks.

Understanding the critical forces impacting steel prices and driving trends in the industry is all the more important. Market participants need reliable data-driven insights, price data and forecasts from a trusted commodity expert.

By using a price reporting agency (PRA), you can:
  • Ensure that you have the prices you can use that reflect supply and demand conditions
  • Provide a reference for transactions in exchange-based contracts and trades
  • Give confidence to contract counterparties that the prices used are impartial
  • Improve efficiency when renegotiating contracts
  • Deliver instant and accessible data through an automated platform
  • Ensure trusted, critical short- and mid-term forecasts in a new generation of energy markets
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With an over 90% accuracy rating, our forecasting helps you understand what direction global steel prices are heading

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Fastmarkets combines the commodity intelligence of these familiar names:

Metal Bulletin • American Metal Market • Scrap Price Bulletin • Industrial Minerals • RISI • FOEX • The Jacobsen • Agricensus • Palm Oil Analytics • Random Lengths • FastMarkets and more