TURKEY PIPE EXPORTS: Prices down further on over-supply, strong competition

Turkish pipe export prices have continued to fall in May on high stock levels in domestic steel mills and weak demand, especially in Europe and the United States, sources said on Wednesday May 9.

Metal Bulletin’s monthly price assessment for EN10219-standard, grade-S235 tube, with 2mm wall thickness, was $640-650 per tonne fob on May 9, down from last month’s $675-685 per tonne.

Turkish steel pipe producers were heard...


Cem Turken

May 09, 2018

15:30 GMT