US rebar imports from Turkey to surge in Jan.

Nov 12, 2013 | 04:45 PM | Samuel Frizell

Tags  Turkish rebar, rebar imports, anti-dumping, countervailing, Samuel Frizell

NEW YORK — U.S. ports are poised to receive up to 100,000 tonnes of reinforcing bar from Turkey in January, three traders have confirmed independently, despite the threat of imminent duties as a result of an ongoing trade investigation against imports from Turkey and Mexico.

The imports will be shipped on three vessels scheduled to sail from Turkey in December and arrive at U.S. ports in January if there are no delays, traders said.

The order sizes range from around 2,000 tonnes to about 34,000 tonnes, depending on the importer, with the total tonnage likely ranging between 90,000 and 100,000 tonnes.....

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