Aluminum Shipments by Japan Decrease 2.5% in September

Japan’s shipments of rolled-aluminum products dropped 2.5 percent in September, the second month of decline, an industry group said today.

Supplies to domestic and export markets decreased to 158,835 metric tons last month from 162,913 tons a year earlier, the Japan Aluminium Association said in a report.

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