Shinsho Corporation and Kobe Steel announced on 3rd to decide to establish a production base of steel wire for cold heading with 4 companies including Metal one in Mexico. They had been discussing about the joint venture since March. Company name is Kobelco CH Wire Mexicana(KCHM).
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)06/21/2018
|34500YEN (-)||38800YEN (-)|
|309.61US$ (-0.95)||348.2US$ (-1.07)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)