Mediterranean Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals Exporters' Association
In the globalization process we're in, Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals Sector/ Steel sector has completed its integration with other countries to a great extend in areas such as production, marketing, exportation and trading with other countries. Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals Sector has proven its capability for exports to all developed and developing markets.
The sector are in the top 5 most important sectors in our country, with regards to macro-economic indicators, index of openness, investments, competiveness, employment, part in manufacturing industry and gross domestic product.
Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals / Steel Sector consists of steel products, iron, aluminum and copper products, as well as other ferrous materials and iron-steel goods. The highlighted product lines in terms of Turkey's export are steel pipe, rebar, aluminum flat metal & plate, other metals, other iron-steel, aluminum bars & shapes, hand tools, locks, scraps materials and kitchenware made of metal.
In 2021, the total exportation of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals / Steel Sector was $33 billion. This shows that the share of the sector in the total exportation of Turkey is %15.
Founded in 1993, Mediterranean Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals/Steel Exporters Association serves to 5700 members. Having a %22 ration in the total exportation of sector, the sectors exportation is recorded as $3,6 billion in 2021.