On May 15th, International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) announced the 2014 stainless steel actual demand estimate to increase by 6.1% from the previous year. And it in 2015 is expected to increase by 5.4%. 2014 stainless steel making volume in the world will rise to 40.9 million tons at maximum, and 2015 increase to 43.7 million tons.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)01/18/2018
|36800YEN (-)||39500YEN (-)|
|327.61US$ (-2.85)||351.64US$ (-3.07)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)