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)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)