Japan end-Sept aluminium stocks fall 7.4 pct on month

Industry News 01:49:03PM Oct 15, 2013 Source:SMM

Tue, 15 Oct 00:46:00 GMT
 
 
TOKYO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Aluminium stocks held at three major Japanese ports was 242,300 tonnes at the end of September, down 7.4 percent from 261,600 tonnes a month earlier, trading house Marubeni Corp <8002.T> said on Tuesday.

Marubeni collects data from the ports of Yokohama, Nagoya and Osaka.

Here are stock levels at the ports (amounts in tonnes):

                                 Sept 2013       Aug 2013      Sept 2012
Yokohama            109,100        122,100       134,400
Nagoya             117,200         124,500       123,500
Osaka                   16,000           15,000        16,000
TOTAL                   242,300         261,600       273,900  

(Reporting by Osamu Tsukimori; Editing by Richard Pullin)((osamu.tsukimori@thomsonreuters.com, +813 6441 1857, ReutersMessaging: osamu.tsukimori.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))

Japan end-Sept aluminium stocks fall 7.4 pct on month

Industry News 01:49:03PM Oct 15, 2013 Source:SMM

Tue, 15 Oct 00:46:00 GMT
 
 
TOKYO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Aluminium stocks held at three major Japanese ports was 242,300 tonnes at the end of September, down 7.4 percent from 261,600 tonnes a month earlier, trading house Marubeni Corp <8002.T> said on Tuesday.

Marubeni collects data from the ports of Yokohama, Nagoya and Osaka.

Here are stock levels at the ports (amounts in tonnes):

                                 Sept 2013       Aug 2013      Sept 2012
Yokohama            109,100        122,100       134,400
Nagoya             117,200         124,500       123,500
Osaka                   16,000           15,000        16,000
TOTAL                   242,300         261,600       273,900  

(Reporting by Osamu Tsukimori; Editing by Richard Pullin)((osamu.tsukimori@thomsonreuters.com, +813 6441 1857, ReutersMessaging: osamu.tsukimori.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))