TURKEY COATED FLAT STEEL: Prices fall on continuing weak demand

Domestic and export prices for coated-steel coil products in Turkey fell in the week to Friday December 7, with demand remaining limited.

The local Turkish market has been slow for a long time and no significant improvement is expected in December, sources told Fastmarkets, because buyers usually postpone bookings towards the end of the year to avoid building up inventories. Domestic prices One producer in northern Turkey was offering 0.5mm hot-dipped galvanized coil (HDG) at $680 per tonne ex-works, while no new price was heard from a second producer. Last week, the second producer...


Serife Durmus

December 07, 2018

14:11 GMT