Turkish flat steel imports up 25% in February

Turkey imported 629,346 tonnes of flat steel in February 2020, up 25.49% from 501,513 tonnes in the corresponding month of 2019, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

The increase in import volumes was due to restocking in December 2019, when orders for February delivery were placed.

Demand for flat steel is weak in Turkey at the moment due to the global Covid-19 pandemic and steel prices for all products have been on...

Published

Serife Durmus

April 01, 2020

12:45 GMT

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