Turkey's flat steel imports up 32% in July

Turkey imported 830,197 tonnes of flat steel in July 2017, up by 32.35% year-on-year from 627,294 tonnes in July 2016, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

The imported volumes included 501,889 tonnes of hot rolled flat steel, up by 38.34% year-on-year from 326,806 tonnes. The principal suppliers of the material were Russia, which shipped 262,451 tonnes, France with 57,426 tonnes, Ukraine with 30,407 tonnes, and Romania with 28,303 tonnes. Turkey imported 71,592 tonnes of...


Serife Durmus

September 06, 2017

14:02 GMT