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Turkey cuts export of hot rolled coils by 27.2% in six months

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According to data published by the Institute of Statistics of Turkey (Turkish Türkiye İstatistik Kurumu, abbreviated TÜİK), this country exported 168,545 tons of hot-rolled steel coils in June 2021, with a decrease of 32.3% compared to the previous month and also with a decrease of 45.2%. compared to June 2020. The aforementioned export value was at $ 148.02 million, down 25.4% on a monthly basis, but up 9% on an annual basis.

In the first six months of this year, Turkish exports of the aforementioned products amounted to 984,975 tons, a decrease of 27.2% compared to the same period last year. 6-month imports were worth $ 729.48 million, up 16.1% on an annual basis.