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)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)