DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Holidays, Covid-19 lockdown keep mills out of deep-sea market

Turkish steel mills stayed out of the deep-sea scrap market on Wednesday May 20, with national holidays and Covid-19 lockdown measures continuing to inhibit trading activity, sources told Fastmarkets.

In addition to the public holiday on May 19 and the upcoming Eid al-Fitr break - from Friday May 22 to Tuesday May 26 to mark the end of Ramadan - the country's major cities remained subject to lockdown restrictions until the night of Tuesday May 19.


Cem Turken

May 20, 2020

16:25 GMT