According to iron and steel production result of June that World Steel Association announced on 20th, crude steel production decreased by 2.5% from the previous month to 127.9 million tonnes, it was decrease for the first time in two months due to lower days. A daily volume rose by 0.7%, it’s increase for the first time in two months. Output of Jan-Jun increased by 0.9% from the last year to 706.686 million tonnes. It keeps first 1.5 billion tonnes pace per year.
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)