In 2020, the water market in Turkey decreased by 9.4% to 10.5 billion liters. Stating that the total turnover of the sector in 2020 was approximately TL 7.4 billion, SUDER Chairman Huseyin Karamehmetoglu says, "The closure of restaurants and hotels has caused a significant decrease in consumption". CAPACITY In 2021, approximately 10.3% of the water market volume in Turkey is expected to be high steel sector exports. In the first three months of the year, the amount increased by 1.9 percent to 5.1 million tons and the value increased by 22.5 percent to $3.8 billion. Sharing the 2021 year-end expectation, Steel Exporters Association (CPC) Chairman Adnan Aslan said the Rvocatta target is expected to reach 23 million tons with a 13 percent increase in quantity, 173 billion dollars billion liters in value and approximately TL 7.8 billion in value. Karamehmetoglu stated that the current industrial capacity utilization rate in the packaged water sector is 40 percent. "In case of increased consumption, the sector is able to meet this need easily".