TURKEY STEEL BILLET: Domestic prices hold as import, export prices slip further

Turkish prices for imported and exported billet have gone down over the past week, in line with the low demand for both finished and semi-finished steel products and weakening imported scrap costs, sources said on Thursday April 19.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for billet imports into Turkey was $520-530 per tonne cfr, widening downward from last week’s $525-530 per tonne.

Suppliers in the CIS region were offering billet to Turkey at $530-535 per tonne cfr,...


Cem Turken

April 19, 2018

16:02 GMT