TURKEY LONG STEEL EXPORTS: Prices down on soft demand, falling scrap costs

Turkish export prices for steel rebar and wire rod have gone down over the past week amid soft demand and falling scrap costs, market sources said on Thursday January 21.

Turkish deep-sea scrap import prices continued to fall in the latest Baltic Sea transaction heard on January 20.
Fastmarkets’ daily index for steel scrap, HMS 1&2 (80:20 mix), US origin, cfr Turkey, was $439.18 per tonne on Wednesday, down from $481.18 per tonne on January 13.



Cem Turken

January 21, 2021

15:18 GMT