Turkish flat steel exports up 69% in March

Turkey exported 569,634 tonnes of flat steel products in March 2019, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

This volume was up by 69.11% year-on-year from the 336,840 tonnes exported in March 2018, the institute said. This meant that the country’s total exports of flat steel products for the first three months of the year came to 1,713,822 tonnes. This volume was up by 41.08% from the 1,214,777 tonnes exported in January-March 2018, TUIK said. The reason for the increase in exports was weak local demand in...

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Serife Durmus

May 08, 2019

13:28 GMT

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