NY Crude Oil Futures Price High for the First Time in Approximately 7 Years and 3 Months
In the New York crude oil market, WTI futures, which is an international indicator of crude oil prices, temporarily rose to the high $ 87 level per barrel on the 19th of last week, reaching a high for the first time in about 7 years and 3 months.
Kagome Tomato Ketchup, etc. Price increase from April Approximately 3-9%
While food prices are rising one after another due to soaring raw material prices, Kagome will start raising ketchup prices from April. This is the first time in seven years that the price has been raised because the import price of tomato, which is the raw material, is rising.
Partial damage to equipment due to Toshiba earthquake Shutdown of semiconductor factory in Oita
Toshiba announced on the 22nd that it stopped operations because part of the equipment was damaged at a semiconductor factory for automobiles and smartphones in Oita City due to the impact of the earthquake that observed seismic intensity 5 upper in Oita and Miyazaki prefectures. Did.
Keidanren Chairman Tokura “Welcome to strengthen cooperation between Japan and the United States”
Keidanren Chairman Tokura strengthened cooperation between Japan and the United States in connection with the agreement between Japan and the United States at a regular meeting on the 24th to discuss discussions between foreign affairs and economic ministers and to establish a so-called "2 plus 2" framework for the economic version. While welcoming him, he said that he should maintain good relations with China and cooperate in dealing with climate change measures and human rights issues.
Former Daiwa Bank President Resona HD's first chairman, Takashi Kaiho, dies 84 years old
Takashi Kaiho, the first chairman of the former Daiwa Bank's president, Resona Holdings, died on the 12th of this month. I was 84 years old.
Stock prices have risen slightly and stocks have fallen.
In the Tokyo stock market on the 24th of the week, the movement to buy back the stocks whose prices have fallen recently spread in the afternoon, and the stock price rose slightly.
Nippon Ham "SCHAU ESSEN" packaging Changed purse type Plastic reduced by 30%
Nippon-Ham Fighters, a major food maker, has announced that it will change the design of the "drawstring type" used for packaging its main sausages in an attempt to reduce the amount of plastic used.
Last year's shipment value of "white goods" decreased for the first time in 6 years
Domestic shipments of so-called white goods such as air conditioners and refrigerators for the past year amounted to more than 2.52 trillion yen, a decrease of 0.6% from the previous year. Demand for so-called nesting has run its course, and it has decreased for the first time in six years.
Full-scale development of "flying base stations" Expected to be used in times of disaster and in developing countries
In case a mobile phone base station becomes unusable due to a disaster, communication companies are in full swing to develop "flying base stations" that fly unmanned aircraft and send and receive radio waves in the sky.
Offshore wind power generation Commercialized one after another in Japan and overseas, such as electric power companies and trading companies
Offshore wind power generation is attracting attention for decarbonization. Electric power companies and trading companies are embarking on business in Japan and overseas one after another.