Asia Stainless Steel Index

MEPS Steel Indices are here to help you understand Stainless Steel price developments across multiple products and markets. Unlike our MEPS Steel Prices, these data tables provide you with the relative change instead of the actual price. This data table covers the Stainless Steel market in Asia. If you are looking for a different market or product, you can choose your preferred options at the top of this page.

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Index based on prices in US dollars per tonne. April 1997 = 100

MonthHot Rolled Coil 304Hot Rolled Coil 316Hot Rolled Plate 304Hot Rolled Plate 316Cold Rolled Coil 304Cold Rolled Coil 316Cold Rolled Coil 430Bright Drawn Bar 304Bright Drawn Bar 316
Jul-2019139.7143.5132.8147.3128.3137.3118.1125.7129.8
Aug-2019140.2145.0133.3148.2129.1138.7117.5129.3132.6
Sep-2019144.7147.8136.7150.6132.9141.8115.7125.5128.5
Oct-2019145.1147.9136.8150.6133.3141.8115.8125.9129.4
Nov-2019144.2148.0136.3150.7133.1142.6116.2126.6130.8
Dec-2019140.8144.1134.8148.5130.9140.0114.5123.3127.9
Jan-2020140.4144.4134.6148.7130.2140.3115.4124.1129.1
Feb-2020137.4141.9131.9146.1127.6137.9113.5122.4127.3
Mar-2020133.4139.8130.4145.4123.7135.5113.0122.1127.2
Apr-2020131.6136.5127.9142.3120.9131.7110.4118.7123.7
May-2020133.1138.1128.8143.2122.7132.8110.6119.5124.5
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Asia Stainless Steel Index 

MEPS regional average stainless steel indices for Asia are derived from an arithmetic average of prices in ChinaJapanSouth Korea and Taiwan. Prices are collected in the appropriate local currency and converted into US dollars to provide a basis for comparison. Indices are calculated by comparing the current price with the corresponding value in April 1997. This base value has an index number of 100.