Turkish flat steel import volumes up by 18% in October

Turkey’s imports of flat steel products increased by 18.21% year-on-year in October, according to figures from the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

The country imported 600,015 tonnes of flat steel, compared with 507,580 tonnes in the corresponding month of 2018, the statistics published on Friday November 29 showed.

The increase in imports came amid rising prices for flat steel in Turkey, especially in July, leading to...


Serife Durmus

December 02, 2019

14:48 GMT