International rare metal price tends to rise. Cobalt, indium, antimony and bismuth are increasing for the 3 straight month. Many products of mine are rising because of speculative buying by speculators. Though some market players watch out for reactionary fall, there is a budding trend to hope for actual demand recovery.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)08/16/2018
|34800YEN (-)||39700YEN (-)|
|311.8US$ (2.19)||355.7US$ (2.5)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)