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)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)