JX Nippon Mining & Metals announced on 16th to decrease official copper price for April shipments by 10,000 yen to 720,000 yen. It is on the background of low price in the oversea’s market. Estimated monthly average price was 726,600 yen.
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)