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Standards Certification Suspended at Kobelco Aluminium Extrusions Plant

Standards Certification Suspended at Kobelco Aluminium Extrusions Plant

Kobelco’s aluminium operations faced another setback this week after Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) temporarily suspended certification for its aluminum extrusion plant in Chofu. The company revealed the news in a statement released on Tuesday. The statement indicated that the suspension means that...

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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 […]