Japan’s aluminium imports surge by 20.1% in October

Japan imported 260,100 tonnes of aluminium in October, up by 43,600 tonnes (20.1%) from a month earlier and 90,600 tonnes (53.5%) higher than a year earlier, according to the latest data from the Japan Aluminium Association released this week.

Imports include both unwrought and wrought aluminium as well as aluminium waste and scrap.

According to the United States International Trade Commission, unwrought aluminium products include units in the...


Liz Ng

December 31, 2021

05:58 GMT