Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal Oita Works is raising operating rate of coke oven up. Though cokes tends to be short on a company-wide basis, Oita Works which keeps stable operation increase production and offset a shortage.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)06/26/2019
|26800YEN (-600)||30000YEN (-800)|
|247.37US$ (-5.68)||276.91US$ (-7.54)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)