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)08/20/2018
|35200YEN (400)||40500YEN (800)|
|315.53US$ (4.51)||363.03US$ (8.22)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)