Chinese steel exports in May was 8.07 million tons, they recorded high. They reached around 100 million tons level on an annually adjusted basis. Steel exports increased by 49.2% from the previous year, and it was the increase for the straight 6 months. They exceeded 7.68 million tons recorded in August 2008, before banking crisis.
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)