Turkey’s rebar exports slightly rises in January

Friday, 08 March 2019 15:55:58 (GMT+3)   |   Istanbul
       

In January this year, Turkey's rebar exports amounted to 558,679 metric tons, up 11.5 percent compared to December and rising by 0.7 percent year on year, according to the data provided by the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK). Meanwhile, the revenue generated by these exports totaled $264.4 million, falling by 9.9 percent compared to January 2018 and up 5.7 percent month on month.

In the given period, Turkey's largest rebar export destination was Yemen which received 158,564 metric tons, up 81.06 percent year on year. Yemen was followed by UK with 74,607 metric tons and Israel with 50,385 metric tons.
 
Turkey's top 10 rebar export destinations in January 2019:

Country

Amount (mt)

 

 

 

January 2019

January 2018

Y-o-y change (%)

Yemen

158,564

87,576

81.06

UK

74,607

17,530

325.60

Israel

50,385

57,562

-12.47

Netherlands

23,604

24,046

-1.84

Romania

21,148

10,457

102.24

Ireland

19,360

12,708

52.34

Panama

17,641

24,181

-27.05

Ethiopia

17,248

9,090

89.75

Djibouti

16,090

5,546

190.12

Germany

14,811

15,846

-6.53

Turkey's main rebar export destinations on country basis in January this year are presented below:


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