Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals

Mediterranean Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals Exporters' Association

In the globalization period 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, competitiveness, 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 2023, the total exportation of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals / Steel Sector was 27 billion $. This shows that the share of the sector in the total exportation of Türkiye is %11.

Founded in 1993, Mediterranean Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals/Steel Exporters Association serves to 6960 members. Our association which has created 2.3 billion $ amount of exportation in 2023 via our members contributes 27 billion $ to Türkiye's sectoral exportation with %8.4 export share.