TURKEY COATED FLAT STEEL: HDG prices increase, demand moderate

Turkish prices for hot-dipped galvanized coil (HDG) increased over the week ended Friday July 12, with demand reported to be moderate in the local and export markets.

Some bookings were heard during the week because buyers wanted to avoid paying more, with producers planning to raise their prices later in July.
Coated coil producers intended to increase their prices because of price rises for Turkey-origin hot-rolled coil (HRC).

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel HRC, domestic, exw Turkey, narrowed upward to $515-520 per tonne ex-works on...


Serife Durmus

July 12, 2019

16:40 GMT