According to the Turkish Steel Producers Association, crude steel production in Turkey in July was 2.9 million tons, up 7.7% from the same month last year and the first increase in 14 months. They said that domestic steel consumption increased 17% y/y due to increased construction demand. Imports of steel products increased 16.1% to 1.5 million tons.
Japan Steel Scrap Composite Prices (Sangyo Press)09/28/2023
|50400YEN (-)||52000YEN (-)|
|334.55US$ (-1.27)||345.17US$ (-1.31)|
* Average of electric furnaces steel maker's purchasing price in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya (per ton)