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)06/19/2018
|34500YEN (-)||38900YEN (-)|
|310.39US$ (1.17)||349.08US$ (0.42)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)