Turkish flat steel exports up by 3.5% in May, boosted by coated steel shipments

Turkey exported 467,295 tonnes of flat steel products in May, marking a 3.5% increase annually, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK).

The total flat steel export increase was driven mainly by a 59.5% increase in coated coil exports during the month, which offset falling hot-rolled and cold-rolled coil exports.

The reason for the increase in coated steel exports was strong demand in February, when orders that arrived in May were...


Serife Durmus

July 02, 2020

11:56 GMT