Kobe Steel Kakogawa Works expects to produce 6.2 million tons of crude steels (first-half:3million tons, Second-Half:3.2 million tons), and 5.1 million tons of products (first-half:2.46 million tons, Second-Half:2.64 million tons) in this fiscal year. Export ratio is estimated to increase by 1 point from the previous term to 33%.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)12/12/2018
|30100YEN (-)||35300YEN (-)|
|0.99US$ (-)||1.16US$ (-)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)