Turkish flat steel imports down by 21% in February

Turkey imported 565,175 tonnes of flat steel in February 2017, down by 20.82% from the same month in 2016 when 713,821 tonnes arrived in the country.

According to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK), imported volumes of flat steel included 294,074 tonnes of hot rolled material, down by 22.02% year-on-year from 377,137 tonnes. The principal suppliers were Russia, which shipped 165,797 tonnes, Ukraine with 31,091 tonnes, and France with 28,674 tonnes. Turkey imported 60,012 tonnes of cold rolled coil (CRC) in...

Published

Serife Durmus

March 31, 2017

16:57 GMT

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