JX Nippon Mining & Metals announced on 19th to increase official copper price for December shipments by 20,000 yen per ton to 820,000 yen. The price rose urgently at one business day’s interval from the previous revision due to further rising of overseas copper price.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)01/19/2018
|36800YEN (-)||39500YEN (-)|
|328.25US$ (0.64)||352.33US$ (0.72)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)