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Chiba Ranks First In Japan's January Scrap Exports By Customs Ports
Chiba ranked first at 67,000 tons or 12.0% in Japan's ferrous scrap exports in January 2012 by customs ports, up 64.2% from a year ago; Kawasaki second at 61,000 tons or 10.9%, up 70.4%; Kinuura third at 31,000 tons or 5.6%, up 41.1%; Tokyo fourth at 30,000 tons or 5.4%, up 3.2%; and Nagoya fifth at 29,000 tons or 5.1%, down 13.2%; according to announced trade statistics from the Ministry of Finance.

The nation's ferrous scrap exports totaled 559,000 tons in January 2012, up 31.9% from a year ago.
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