Materials

Japan-backed entity to explore for gold, copper with Australia firm

Australia Materials

SYDNEY, NNA - Government-backed Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corp. will invest as much as AU$6...

10 MONTHS AGO

Chemical maker Nippon Shokubai gets halal certificate for all products in Indonesia

Indonesia Materials

JAKARTA, NNA – Japanese chemical maker Nippon Shokubai Co. has obtained halal certification for the ...

10 MONTHS AGO

JFE, China BaoWu Steel to form automotive specialty bar steel unit

China Materials

TOKYO, NNA - Major Japanese steelmaker JFE Steel Corp. will start making high-grade specialty bar st...

10 MONTHS AGO

Mitsubishi Chemical to consolidate 3 Thai, Taiwan units each to streamline operations

Thailand Materials

BANGKOK, NNA – Japan’s largest chemical maker Mitsubishi Chemical Corp. will consolidate three Thai ...

10 MONTHS AGO

Interior maker Toli opens Singapore branch to further penetrate SE Asia market

Singapore Materials

SINGAPORE, NNA – Major Japanese interior and materials maker Toli Corp. has opened a Singapore branc...

11 MONTHS AGO

Indonesia to stop nickel ore exports immediately

Indonesia Materials

JAKARTA, NNA - Indonesian Investment Coordinating Board and nickel miners have agreed to ban nickel ...

11 MONTHS AGO

Hitachi Chemical to set up new Thai unit to integrate lead-acid car battery business

Thailand Materials

BANGKOK, NNA - Japan’s Hitachi Chemical Co. will set up a wholly-owned manufacturing and marketing s...

11 MONTHS AGO

Nippon Paper to buy Orora’s paperboard packaging unit in Australia, N.Z.

Australia Materials

SYDNEY, NNA - Nippon Paper Industries Co. will acquire the local paperboard fiber-based packaging un...

11 MONTHS AGO

Taiyo Nippon Sanso to triple nitrogen output capacity in Singapore

Singapore Materials

SINGAPORE, NNA - Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corp. will triple its nitrogen gas production capacity in Singap...

11 MONTHS AGO

Nippon Shokubai wins tax waiver in Indonesia for boosting acrylic acid output

Indonesia Materials

JAKARTA, NNA - The Indonesian subsidiary of Japanese chemical manufacturer Nippon Shokubai Co. has b...

12 MONTHS AGO

AGC to produce cover glass for car-mounted displays in China

China Materials

TOKYO, NNA - Japanese glass maker AGC Inc. will launch a plant in China to produce complex-shaped 3D...

14, Sep. 2019

Japanese glass maker AGC to close PDP glass substrate plant in S. Korea

South Korea Materials

SEOUL, NNA - AGC Inc., formerly Asahi Glass Co., a world-leading Japanese glass manufacturer, will t...

13, Sep. 2019

Samsung switching source of hydrogen fluoride from Japan to China due to Tokyo’s export curbs

Exclusives South Korea Materials

By Tetsuo Sakabe SEOUL, NNA - South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co. has been shifting its source of ...

06, Sep. 2019

Japan trader Hanwa buys steel coil plant from Vietnam's SMC Trading Investment

Vietnam Materials

HO CHI MINH CITY, NNA - Hanwa Co., a Japanese firm trading in a wide range of products including ste...

04, Sep. 2019

Japan's Ferrotec to start silicon-wafer recycling in China

China Materials

TOKYO, NNA - Japanese semiconductor material maker Ferrotec Holdings Corp. will start recycling sili...

03, Sep. 2019

Chinese firm to invest in 2 billion USD factory in Thanh Hoa

Vietnam Materials

HANOI, VNS/VNA - Chinese steel firm Mintal Group Co. Ltd has expressed a desire to build a 2 billion...

21, Aug. 2019