Turkish steel production, consumption continue to rise

Turkey’s finished steel output increased 9% year on year in January-June 2018, while consumption increased 11.5%, according to the latest data published by the Turkish Steel Producers Assn (TÇÜD).

Finished steel output reached 20.5 million tonnes in the first six months of 2018, up from 18.8 million tonnes in the corresponding period of 2017, while consumption was 18 million tonnes up from 16.2 million tonnes last year.

Turkey produced 12.6 million tonnes of long steel products in the first six months of...


Serife Durmus

August 06, 2018

16:56 GMT