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Good news & bad news
鉄鉱石価格は、昨年年初に比べ、本年4-6月はほぼ半値、若干のアップはあるかも知れないが、またおっつけ鋼材値下げ要求もあると思われるが、タイムラグで稼げる。
ブラジルのウジミナス製鉄所、経営で、もう一方の大株主のテチントとごたごたしているが、それどころではないでしょう。ブラジル経済が下降傾向で、鉄の需要が大幅減とのこと。
Good:
Seaborne iron ore prices slide below $60 per tons again
Shanghai 19 May  Seaborne iron ore prices continued to weaken on Tuesday May 19 amid a drop in offers and losses in the futures market.
Bad:
Brazil's steelmaker Usiminas to cut output due to lower demand
May 18 (Reuters) - Usiminas will turn off two of its furnaces to reduce pig iron production by 120,000 tonnes per month and adapt the operation to lower demand in the steel market, the company said on Monday.  "Such adjustment aims to adapt production to the current rhythm of demand in the steel market," the company said in a filling with the local market regulator in Brazil.