Steel consumption of fiscal 2015 in Japan is expected to keep the same level as fiscal 2014 estimation, around 64.34 million tons, Japan Iron and Steel Federation announced. Common steel decreased by 0.2% to 51.07 million tons and special steel rose by 0.7% to 13.27 million tons.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)08/16/2018
|34800YEN (-)||39700YEN (-)|
|311.8US$ (2.19)||355.7US$ (2.5)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)