DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Turkish mills add more cargoes at end of week, as currency tumbles in wake of Trump's Golan Heights comments

Turkish steel mills added two more cargoes to round off last week's activity before going quiet in the deep-sea scrap markets after the government's response to Donald Trump's Golan Heights comments.

A steel producer in the Marmara region booked a US cargo, comprising 35,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) at $323 per tonne cfr and 5,000 tonnes of bonus at $333 per tonne late on Friday March 22. The same mill also booked a second US cargo, comprising 15,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) at $325 per tonne...


Cem Turken

March 25, 2019

16:36 GMT