Japanese steelmakers will raise prices of stainless steel
Japanese manufacturers of stainless steel rolling
plan from the first month of the 2013th year to sell their products at more
the price is high. In particular, the intention to adjust the price lists to the side
appreciation has informed their current and potential partners marketing Department
the leader of the local market of the holding company «Nippon Steel and Sumikin Stainless Steel Corporation» (NSSC).
«The most radical for our customers will
changes in the price of stainless sheet metal to medium thick» comment
plans of management in Japanese companies. «This production will be in January
be released from our warehouses with „cheat“ in 240−360 US dollars per tonne at
the current (December) value. The leadership plans to take
changes in pricing at a very decent time: a new prices will last,
at least for 3 months» — promise to «NSSC».
— one of the leading players in the global steel market. The history of creation
stainless steel division of Corporation originates in 2003, when «Nippon
Steel» and «Sumitomo Metal Industries» pooled their assets in this sector.
The company reacts flexibly to the market situation and
quite often adjust prices. Current rise in the cost management «NSSC» explains the expectation of a revival of demand
and desire to return the business into the mainstream of decent performance relative to profitability.