Mitsubishi Materials announced on Monday the firm rides the official lead ingot price by 9,000 yen to 272,000 yen per tonne for March shipment. It is the background that all of nonferrous metals was purchased actively due to a sense of hope to economic-stimulus policy in China. The monthly averaged price is 270,400 yen.
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)