TURKEY LONG STEEL EXPORTS: Rebar market still weak, wire rod strengthens

Turkish rebar and wire rod prices have increased over the past week in line with the latest uptick in the cost of imported scrap, sources told Fastmarkets on Thursday March 14.

Demand for rebar was still sluggish in the country’s export markets, however, although the wire rod market was comparatively better due to demand from the machinery industry. Turkish steel producers were trying to keep their offers for rebar exports around $500-510 per tonne...


Cem Turken

March 14, 2019

15:20 GMT