Erdemir aiming to reduce Turkey's reliance on flat steel imports

An “unbelievable” 40% of Turkey’s flat steel consumption is imported material, according to Basak Turgut, chief marketing officer of Turkey’s biggest integrated producer, Erdemir Group.

Speaking at the 12th Steel Success Strategies International Conference in Istanbul on Thursday, September 10, Turgut said the flat steel market in Turkey looks like a football league, where all countries compete. She...


Serife Durmus

September 10, 2015

11:15 GMT