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Kobelco Opens Expansion At Kentucky Extruded Aluminium Automotive Parts Plant

Kobelco Opens Expansion At Kentucky Extruded Aluminium Automotive Parts Plant

Kobe Steel, Ltd’s U.S. subsidiary Kobelco Aluminum Products & Extrusions Inc. (KPEX) inaugurated a new aluminium extrusions plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky on Wednesday. The plant, which is one of two operated by Kobelco in Bowling Green, manufactures and sells aluminium extrusions...

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Novelis and Kobe Steel Form Aluminium Joint Venture in South Korea

Atlanta’s rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis announced yesterday that it has completed the sale of its ownership interest in its Ulsan, South Korea, plant to Kobe Steel, Ltd., establishing their joint venture Ulsan Aluminium, Ltd. The plant in question, which Novelis sold to Kobe Steel for US$315 million, produces aluminium products for the automotive […]

Kobelco to Partner with Novelis in Expansion of Aluminium Operations

Japan’s Kobe Steel, Ltd. is rumored to soon announce a multi-million-dollar partnership with Atlanta’s Novelis Inc. to build an aluminium plant to supply the latter’s processing plants abroad. The Nikkei Asian Review reported yesterday that Kobelco could announce the US$263-million to US$350-million new aluminium plant as early as tomorrow. The proposed plant will be built […]