TURKEY LONG STEEL: Summer lull, slow construction activity send prices down

The rebar and wire rod prices in Turkey’s domestic markets have softened over the past week due to sluggish demand in the slow summer period, sources said on Thursday July 18.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel reinforcing bar (rebar), domestic, exw Turkey, was TRY3,070-3,100 ($538-544) per tonne on Thursday, including 18% VAT, down from last week’s TRY3,100-3,130 per tonne.


Cem Turken

July 18, 2019

16:05 GMT