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)06/21/2018
|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)