Crude steel production of 5 blast furnaces steel makers decreased by 1.8% from the previous year to 40.87 million tonnes in January-June of 2012. Even though demand for domestic automobile was firmer tone, decrease of demand for shipbuilding and electric-appliance and dropping of exports affected the result.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)07/10/2020
|22100YEN (-)||24200YEN (-)|
|204.38US$ (0.34)||223.8US$ (0.37)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)