TURKEY LONG STEEL EXPORTS: Prices rise further on strong export demand

Turkish rebar and wire rod export prices have increased over the past week thanks to improving demand from Latin America and Southeast Asia, market participants said on Thursday April 22.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for steel reinforcing bar (rebar), export, fob main port Turkey, was $645-650 per tonne on Thursday, up from last week’s $625-635 per tonne.

Turkish steel mills were heard selling rebar to Peru and Chile around $650 per tonne fob on an actual weight basis, while another mill...


Cem Turken

April 22, 2021

14:55 GMT