Turkish steel pipe export prices increase but demand low

Turkish steel pipe export prices have increased by $100-120 per tonne in the past month because of higher prices for hot-rolled coil feedstock, but demand was weak in the export markets, market participants told Fastmarkets on Wednesday March 8.

The main reason for the increasing prices was the higher cost of HRC in Turkey. HRC prices have been moving upward since the devastating earthquakes that struck Kahramanmaras on...


Serife Durmus

March 08, 2023

14:20 GMT