Strong demand raises Turkish HRC exports by 23% in August

Turkey exported 356,568 tonnes of flat steel products in August 2018, according to the latest figures from the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

This volume was up by 22.67% from the 290,677 tonnes exported in August 2017, TUIK said. The main reason for the increase was strong demand for Turkish HRC, mainly in Europe. The European Commission set preliminary safeguard measures on imports of 23 steel products on July 18. The decision took the form of tariff rate quotas...

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Serife Durmus

October 01, 2018

14:58 GMT

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