Tokyo Steel announced on 17th to keep all kinds of steel selling price for 2014 December contract. It is the first time in 2months. In November 5th, selling price for property and selling price for inventories was raised, but prerequisite for shift of prices, has changed drastically. on the background of cost up of import materials due to rapid lower yen.
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)