Turkish flat steel exports up by more than 50% year on year in April

Turkey exported 524,633 tonnes of flat steel products in April 2019, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

This volume was up by 55.22% year on year from the 338,003 tonnes exported in April 2018, the institute said. The reason for the increase in exports was weak local demand in Turkey, and strong demand for Turkish flat steel in Europe and North Africa, as well as Asia. And the rise in exports comes despite the United States being practically...

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Serife Durmus

June 03, 2019

09:03 GMT

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