Japanese integrated steel makers’ iron ore purchase price for April-June is likely to decrease by 15-17% from January-March. Because, though spot price is rising from the bottom in last year, the averaged price in December-February would decrease.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)07/06/2020
|22400YEN (-500)||24500YEN (-500)|
|206.17US$ (-4.81)||225.49US$ (-4.84)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)