Turkish January-November crude steel output down 10%

Turkey produced 30.86 million tonnes of crude steel in January-November 2019, down by 10.36% from the corresponding period the year before, according to the Turkish Steel Producers Association (TÇÜD).

The drop in output was largely attributed to subdued end-user demand and weakening export markets for Turkish steel.

The European Commission (EC) imposed definitive safeguard duties on imports of a range of steel products on February 1 last year. The Commission then...

Published

Serife Durmus

January 06, 2020

14:57 GMT

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