According to iron and steel output result that World Steel Association announced on 22nd, crude steel output of October in 66 countries increased by 2.6% from the previous month to 145.254 million tons, it was the increase for the first time in 2 month. Output volume exceeded the result in August which was the highest in monthly base. January-October rose by 5.6% from the previous year to 1.41053 billion tons.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)09/20/2018
|35800YEN (-)||40800YEN (-)|
|315.75US$ (-0.23)||359.85US$ (-0.26)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)