Turkish flat steel imports down by 21% in April

Turkey imported 627,186 tonnes of flat steel in April 2017, down by 20.58% from the corresponding month in 2016, when 789,683 tonnes arrived in the country.

According to a statement by the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK) on Wednesday May 31, imported volumes of flat steel included 354,018 tonnes of hot rolled material, down by 9.12% year-on-year from 389,537 tonnes. The principal suppliers were Russia, which shipped 213,521 tonnes, France with 37,823 tonnes, and Ukraine with 24,054...


Serife Durmus

May 31, 2017

16:30 GMT