TURKEY COATED FLAT STEEL: Sharp price rises stop, demand remains strong

Hot-dipped galvanized (HDG) and pre-painted galvanized iron, or color coated coil, prices in Turkey nudged up in the week to Friday April 16, with demand still strong in both the domestic and export markets, sources told Fastmarkets.

Despite strong demand, price changes were moderate this week after the very sharp increases in the previous weeks.
Prices for hot-rolled coil (HRC) - the base product for coated coil - continued to increase sharply this week.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel hot-rolled coil, domestic, exw Turkey was $1,020-1,030 per tonne on April...


Serife Durmus

April 16, 2021

15:25 GMT