Turkish flat steel exports down 33% in February

Turkey’s flat steel exports decreased by 32.92% year-on-year in February 2020 amid decreased demand in export outlets as well as strong domestic consumption, according to the latest figures from the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

Turkey exported 423,881 tonnes of finished flat steel in February 2020, down from the 631,942 tonnes exported in February 2019, TUIK said.

Demand for exports of Turkish hot-rolled coil and hot-dipped galvanized coil was moderate during December 2019, when orders to be delivered in February...


Serife Durmus

April 01, 2020

16:02 GMT