According to iron and steel output result of July that world steel association announced on 20th, crude steel production in 64 countries increased by 1.0% from the previous month to 132.325 million tons. The increase was the first time in 2 months. Daily outputs decreased by 2.2%, it dropped for the 3rd straight months. The result of January-July rose by 2.0% from the previous year to 921.64 million tons.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)08/06/2020
|22600YEN (-)||24700YEN (-)|
|212.19US$ (0.2)||231.9US$ (0.21)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)