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Nissan admits to more testing misconduct for cars sold in Japan

By: Reuters     9th July 2018 Nissan Motor said on Monday it had improperly measured exhaust emissions and fuel economy for 19 vehicle models sold in Japan, the second case in less than a year where misconduct has been discovered in its inspection processes. Nissan said it had found sample test environments for emissions and... 

Kobe Steel to invest $471m to raise automotive steel output

By: Reuters     4th April 2018 Kobe Steel, Japan's third-biggest steelmaker, said on Wednesday it will invest 50-billion yen ($471-million) in domestic facilities to increase output of high-tensile steel to meet a growing need for lighter materials from automakers. It is the company's first major capital investment since it... 

Coal contract prices set to surge as China reduces capacity

By: Bloomberg     6th September 2016 Metallurgical coal contracts are set for the longest run of gains since quarterly deals were introduced in 2010 as China cuts output and raises steel production. Spot prices for hard coking coal have gained more than 80% since the start of June to more than $150 a metric ton, surging above the... 

Low commodity prices changing traditional M&A deal making, as value, volume drop

By: Henry Lazenby     21st March 2016 Low commodity prices are having a big impact on merger and acquisition (M&A) activity, owing to playing such a critical role in determining deal values, professional services firm KPMG partner Jamie Samograd, who focuses on mining in the deal advisory practice, tells Mining Weekly Online.... 

India’s SAIL secures approvals to start Gua mine expansion

By: Ajoy K Das     28th January 2014 The Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), the country’s largest steel producer, would start construction of a $748-million iron-ore project in the eastern Indian province of Jharkhand, after securing the forest and environmental approvals from the concerned ministry. The Forest and... 

Gas-fired power plant project, Japan

By: Sheila Barradas     12th April 2013 Kobe Steel aims to construct a gas-fired power station in Moka, Tochigi prefecture, Japan. 


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