According to electric copper wire shipments of around 130 Japanese electric wire makers in November, it increased by 1.2% from the previous year to 61,800 tons on flash report basis, it changed to increase for the first time in 5 month. Though electric copper wire shipments for construction and electricity was slight decrease, automobile recovered. Improvement of import was positive for the result.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)11/13/2018
|33000YEN (-800)||38100YEN (-900)|
|287.81US$ (-6.26)||332.29US$ (-7.02)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)