Japan's Crude Steel Output May Decline Next Quarter, JFE's Hayashida Says

Japan’s crude steel output may decline in the next quarter starting Oct. 1 after a subsidy for fuel-efficient vehicles ends this month and demand slows, Japan Iron and Steel Federation Chairman Eiji Hayashida told reporters today in Tokyo.

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