Rising EAF output leads Turkey to book more scrap in Jan-Apr, TÜIK says

Turkish scrap import volumes continued to rise as output from the country’s electric arc furnaces (EAFs) rose in January-April this year, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜIK).

Turkey imported 5.93 million tonnes of ferrous scrap in the first four months of the year, which was 7.19% more than the 5.53 million tonnes imported in the corresponding period of 2016.

Turkey’s crude steel production using EAFs reached 7.99 million...


Cem Turken

June 20, 2017

16:05 GMT