TURKEY FLAT STEEL: Prices up slightly but demand yet to improve

Flat steel prices in Turkey’s domestic and import markets increased slightly this week, although demand was mostly stable, market participants told Metal Bulletin on Friday February 9.

Local producers are accepting orders for April and buying is expected to improve next week because stock levels are low in Turkey. Domestic prices Hot-rolled coil (HRC) producers in Turkey have been offering material at $640-645 per tonne ex-works for April production. Buyers were bidding $630 per tonne ex-works for the...


Serife Durmus

February 09, 2018

15:25 GMT