According to demand of 2014 for aluminum base metal, the primary finished product Japan Aluminum Association announced on 27th, increased by 4.1% from the previous year to 4.086206 tons, it was the increase for the 3rd straight year. It exceeded 4 million tons for the first time in 6 years since 2008, shortly before the failure of Lehman Brothers.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)10/18/2018
|36200YEN (-)||41300YEN (-)|
|318.38US$ (-0.82)||363.24US$ (-0.93)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)