Hot Rolled Steel Coil Price Trend and Forecast

Regional Price Overview

Get the latest insights on price movement and trend analysis of Hot Rolled Steel Coil in different regions across the world (Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa).

In the first week of July, US hot-rolled coil prices broke through the 900 USD/short ton (st) barrier, falling to levels not seen since early December 2020, when the covid-19 pandemic induced lows in mid-2020. Buyers kept spot purchases to a minimum and some even reduced below contract minimums.

It is expected that falling raw material costs will put even more downward pressure on finished steel prices. Several prime scrap markets have settled down to 150 USD/gross ton (gt) in the ongoing July trade.

As supply of semi-finished steel and raw materials are curtailed due to the crisis between Russia and Ukraine, the US flat-rolled steel market has become increasingly bullish in March, implying that prices will climb.

US HRC prices increased astronomically in the first week of March as steel producers pressed their advantage and buyers raced in to book tonnes as raw material costs increased dramatically as the Russia-Ukraine conflict continued to reverberate throughout the US market. US HRC Midwest assessment jumped by 132.50 USD/st, to 1,155 USD/st, while the southern HRC assessment rose by 128 USD/st to 1,150 USD/st.

Procurement Resource provides latest prices of Hot Rolled Coil. Each price database is tied to a user-friendly graphing tool dating back to 2014, which provides a range of functionalities: configuration of price series over user defined time period; comparison of product movements across countries; customisation of price currencies and unit; extraction of price data as excel files to be used offline.

Please Login or Subscribe to explore our dashboard.


Hot rolled coil is basically a moulded form of steel. It basically includes a mill process which involves rolling of steel at a high temperature (generally at a temperature over 1700° F), which is above the steel's recrystallisation temperature. When steel is above its recrystallisation temperature, Hot rolled coil is formed, and thus, given this shape. It is often utilised in the manufacturing of staircases. Further, it can be embossed with different patterns such as the teardrop pattern to impart excellent anti-slip properties to the product.

Product Details

Report Features Details
Product Name Hot Rolled Coil
Industrial Uses Construction, Shipping, Energy, Packaging, Consumer Appliances Industry, Housing, Automotive
Supplier Database Tata Steel Limited, ArcelorMittal S.A., Nippon Steel Corporation, Jindal Steel & Power Ltd., Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), POSCO
Region/Countries Covered Asia Pacific: China, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Japan, Philippines, Vietnam, Iran, Thailand, South Korea, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Nepal, Taiwan, Sri Lanka, UAE, Israel, Hongkong, Singapore, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Australia, and New Zealand

Europe: Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy,  Spain, Russia, Turkey, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Belgium, Austria, Ireland Switzerland, Norway, Denmark, Romania, Finland, Czech Republic, Portugal and Greece

North America: United States and Canada

Latin America: Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Columbia, Chile, Ecuador, and Peru

Africa: South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco
Currency US$ (Data can also be provided in local currency)
Supplier Database Availability Yes 
Customization Scope The report can be customized as per the requirements of  the customer
Post-Sale Analyst Support 360-degree analyst support after report delivery

Note: Our supplier search experts can assist your procurement teams in compiling and validating a list of suppliers indicating they have products, services, and capabilities that meet your company's needs.

Production Process

  • Production of Hot Rolled Coil via Hot Rolling Process

In metalworking, rolling is a metal forming method in which metal stock is passed through one or more pairs of rolls to decrease its thickness and to make it uniform.  The rolling process is known as hot rolling if the temperature at which the metal is being rolled is above its recrystallisation point.

Thus, during the hot rolling of steel, it is transformed into coil a shaped product upon reaching above its recrystallisation point, thus, resulting in the formation of Hot Rolled Coil.


The displayed pricing data is derived through weighted average purchase price, including contract and spot transactions at the specified locations unless otherwise stated. The information provided comes from the compilation and processing of commercial data officially reported for each nation (i.e. government agencies, external trade bodies, and industry publications).

Table Of Contents

Assistance from Experts

Procurement Resource is a one-stop solution for businesses aiming at the best industry insights and market evaluation in the arena of procurement. Our team of market leaders covers all the facets of procurement strategies with its holistic industry reports, extensive production cost and pre-feasibility insights, and price trends dynamics impacting the cost trajectories of the plethora of products encompassing various industries. With the best analysis of the market trends and comprehensive consulting in light of the best strategic footstep, Procurement Resource got all that it takes.

Client's Satisfaction

Procurement Resource has made a mark for itself in terms of its rigorous assistance to its clientele. Our experienced panel of experts leave no stone unturned in ensuring the expertise at every step of our clients' strategic procurement journey. Our prompt assistance, prudential analysis, and pragmatic tactics considering the best procurement move for industries are all that sets us apart. We at Procurement Resource value our clients, which our clients vouch for.

Assured Quality

Expertise, judiciousness, and expedience are the crucial aspects of our modus operandi at Procurement Resource. Quality is non-negotiable, and we don't compromise on that. Our best-in-class solutions, elaborative consulting substantiated by exhaustive evaluation, and fool-proof reports have led us to come this far, making us the ‘numero uno' in the domain of procurement. Be it exclusive qualitative research or assiduous quantitative research methodologies, our high quality of work is what our clients swear by.


Get latest News About Procurement Resource
Subscribe for news

This site uses cookies (including third-party cookies) to record user’s preferences which help us to enhance our services. For further information review our Privacy Policy