TURKEY STEEL BILLET: Import demand recovering but domestic, export sales sluggish

Turkish billet prices have fallen over the past week because of the poor demand in the domestic and export markets and the lower costs for imported scrap, while demand for imported billet has recovered slightly, sources said on Thursday February 1.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for billet imports into Turkey was $505-520 per tonne cfr on the day, down from the $515-525 per tonne of last week. CIS billet suppliers were offering the material into Turkey at $520-525...


Cem Turken

February 01, 2018

15:35 GMT