According to iron and steel output schedule of the 1st quarter of fiscal 2015 (April-June) Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry reported on 8th, crude steel output will decrease by 2.6% from the anticipated result for the previous term to 26.05 million tons for the 3rd straight quarters.
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)