Turkish flat steel imports down by 17% in November

Turkey imported 606,378 tonnes of flat steel in November 2016, down by 17.29% from the 733,105 tonnes that came into the country a year earlier, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

The imported volume of flat steel in November included 275,546 tonnes of hot rolled material, down by 28.70% year-on-year from 386,455 tonnes. The principal suppliers of these products were Russia, which shipped 85,829 tonnes, France with 33,316 tonnes, and Romania with 24,710 tonnes. Turkey imported 61,404...


Serife Durmus

December 30, 2016

15:45 GMT