Mitsui & Co. to liquidate ferro-alloy subsidiary

Japanese trader Mitsui & Co. has decided to liquidate its Kyoto-based ferro-alloys subsidiary, Awamura Metal Industry, by the end of the year.

Mitsui holds nearly 97 percent of Awamura. During 2000, the company produced about 1,400 tonnes of ferro-moly to gain a Japanese market share of...


September 30, 2003

11:34 GMT