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...

Published

Serife Durmus

July 02, 2020

11:56 GMT

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