TURKEY COATED FLAT STEEL: Exports strong, prices to increase soon

Some coated flat steel prices in Turkey increased slightly over the past week, with demand remaining sluggish in the local market but strong for exports, sources told Metal Bulletin on Friday February 9.

Despite the weak domestic demand, steel producers are planning to increase prices because of high hot-rolled coil (HRC) prices. Domestic prices In Northern Turkey, 0.50mm gauge hot-dipped galvanized coil (HDG) was on offer at $785-790 per tonne ex-works from one producer....


Serife Durmus

February 09, 2018

16:04 GMT