Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal, Sumitomo Pipe & Tube and Nittetsu Steel Pipe announced on 29th that Sumitomo Pipe & Tube and Nittetsu Steel Pipe entered into a merger at both board meeting. They will merge on October 1st, and new firm’s name will be Nippon Steel & Sumikin Steel Pipe. Annual sales is around 120 billion yen and selling amount is over 1 million tons on a consolidated basis.
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)