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Turkey’s Ministry of Economy has announced its preliminary decision in the antidumping (AD) duty investigation against hot rolled (HR) flat steel imports from China, France, Japan, Romania, Russia, Slovakia and Ukraine. Preliminary AD duties will be collected from the imports in question. Accordingly, the dumping margins stand at zero percent for Romania, zero percent-3.76 percent […]
In March this year, Turkey’s steel exports decreased slightly by 0.3 percent year on year to 1.5 million mt, while the value of these exports totaled $966 million, down 17.6 percent on year-on-year basis, according to the data released by the Turkish Steel Exporters’ Association (CIB). In the first quarter of this year, Turkey’s steel […]
This certainly has been a difficult year for most industries and the steel sector is no exception. The first half of 2011 seemed to prove you right and I was about to eat my words, but the second half of the year unfortunately proved me right. I must admit that sometimes I hate to be right, but so be it. The economies in the US and in Europe positively buckled under the debt load and a lot of other economies have either stalled or are on the verge of doing so.