JAPAN SCRAP: Export docks pull prices up to improve inflows

Prices for bulk cargoes of ferrous scrap exported from Japan rose over the week to Wednesday May 27 amid solid export demand and stronger domestic markets, sources have told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for steel scrap H2, export, fob main port Japan rose to ¥23,500-24,000 ($218-222) per tonne on Wednesday May 27, up ¥1,000 per tonne week on week.


Lee Allen

May 28, 2020

10:55 GMT