Production of brass rods and bars makers is in form. Output of each makers has turned upward since the last autumn, and orders keep active, even after the turn of the year. Some major makers produce at full capacity. Output in Japan might reach to 17,000 tons level since July 2011.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)07/12/2018
|34300YEN (-)||38800YEN (-)|
|303.06US$ (-3.38)||342.82US$ (-3.83)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)