TOKYO, Aug 1 Japan's top steelmaker Nippon Steel
Corp on Thursday forecast a 56% drop in business profit
in the year through March 2020, as surging iron ore prices and
slumping demand in Asia erode its margins.
TOKYO, June 3 Top aluminium producers have
offered Japanese buyers premiums of $115-$120 a tonne for
July-September primary metal shipments, up 10%-14% from the
current quarter, amid tighter supply, three sources involved in
quarterly pricing talks said on Monday.