[Ferro-Alloys.com] According to preliminary trade statistics released by Japan's Ministry of Finance, in June this year, Japan's iron ore import volume was 6.193 million tons, a year-on-year decrease of 32.1%. The import value was 60.337 billion yen (3.93 billion yuan), a year-on-year decrease of 29.3%.
Preliminary statistics show that Japan's iron ore import volume from January to June this year was 50.229 million tons, a year-on-year decrease of 15.1%. The total import value was 514.425 billion yen, down 4.3% year on year.
Source: translated by editor