Japanese Electric Wire & Cable Makers’ Association announced fiscal 2014 copper electric wire shipment estimation in japan by around 130 members on 25th to keeps flat from fiscal 2013 estimation to 713,000 tons. Though there are minus factor including reaction caused by the rise in the consumption tax, they calculate it has a small effect, and expected to keep 700,000 tons level for the 2 straight year.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)09/19/2018
|35800YEN (300)||40800YEN (300)|
|315.98US$ (1.35)||360.11US$ (1.16)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)