Turkish flat steel imports up by 25% in November

Turkey’s imports of flat steel increased by 25.09% year on year in November 2017, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

The country imported 758,499 tonnes of flat steel, compared with 606,378 tonnes in November 2016, TUIK statistics published on Friday December 29 showed.
The increase in imports was attributed to the fact that the November deliveries were mostly booked in July, when demand for imports was strong and several deals were heard in Turkey.
Import figures

Published

Serife Durmus

December 29, 2017

23:23 GMT

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