CORRECTED - CORRECTED-Japan May commodity imports: Steel falls 61 pct yr/yr


(Corrects table figures to ... 958,000 tonnes ... not ... 958 tonnes ... and ... 6,986,000 tonnes ... not ... 6,986 tonnes) TOKYO, June 24 (Reuters) - Japan's commodities imports fell across the board in May, with steel imports extending their year-on-year slide into a seventh month, government data showed on Wednesday. Monthly figures released by the Ministry of Finance showed Japan's steel imports fell 61.2 percent in May from a year earlier, only slightly trimming declines after ...

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