JX Nippon Mining & Metals announced on 6th to decrease official copper price for November shipments by 10,000 yen per ton to 660,000 yen. The price dropped due to further falling of overseas copper price on the background of dollar’s climb against euro.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)01/17/2019
|30000YEN (-)||35100YEN (-)|
|272.8US$ (-1.32)||319.18US$ (-1.54)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)