Kobe Steel Mining News

Japan's JFE, Kobe Steel cut profit outlook on glitches, higher costs

JFE cuts crude steel output plan due to glitches, heavy rains.

Japan's Kyushu Elec likely to delay nuclear plant restart due to Kobe Steel checks

The government and industry want reactors restarted to cut electricity bills, but swathes of the public oppose returning to atomic energy.

U.S. steel stocks jump after Kobe Steel crisis deepens

"The Kobe Steel crisis is definitely helping other steel producers," Wunderlich Securities chief market strategist Art Hogan said.