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Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp (5401.T)

5401.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Topy Industries to buy wheels co Ring Techs
Monday, 15 Jan 2018 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Topy Industries Ltd <7231.T>:Says it will acquire 100 percent stake in Ring Techs Co.,Ltd, which is engaged in manufacture and sale of wheels, from NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL CORP <<<5401.T>>>, with undisclosed price, effective Feb. 15 .  Full Article

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal to merge with unit
Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 

Dec 27 (Reuters) - Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp <5401.T>:Says it plans to merge with unit Nippon Steel & Sumikin Koutetsu Wakayama Corp, effective on April 1, 2018.Says unit will be dissolved after merger.  Full Article

Sumco's top shareholder to cut voting power in co to 7.9 pct
Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Sumco Corp <3436.T>:Says co's top shareholder NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL CORPORATION <<<5401.T>>> plans to cut voting power in the co to 7.9 percent from 13.4 percent and will become the second biggest shareholder of the co.Says change will occur on Oct. 17.  Full Article

Vallourec says merges its two Brazilian companies
Monday, 3 Oct 2016 

Vallourec : Co holds majority stake of 84.6% in vallourec soluções tubulares do brasil, nippon steel & sumitomo metal corp 15%, and sumitomo corp 0.4%. .Finalized merger of vallourec tubos do brasil and vallourec & sumitomo tubos do brasil on 1 october 2016.  Full Article

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal is on track to generate 20 billion yen pretax profit abroad in the current year through March 2017-Nikkei
Friday, 2 Sep 2016 

: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal is on track to generate 20 billion yen ($192 million) pretax profit abroad in the current year through March 2017 - Nikkei .Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal sees group pretax profit plunging 35 perceny to 130 billion yen this fiscal yeaR - Nikkei.  Full Article

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal's group pretax profit likely to drop 10 pct for the year - Nikkei
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 

Nikkei: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal's group pretax profit likely will drop 10 pct for the year ending in March - Nikkei . Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal's FY sales likely will total 4.8 trillion yen or so, down 2 pct on the year - Nikkei . Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp is seen logging a pretax profit of around 180 billion yen ($1.71 billion) for the year ending in March - Nikkei .Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp's qtrly pretax profit apparently fell to near zero from 84.4 billion yen in the year-earlier quarter - Nikkei.  Full Article

BRIEF-R&I affirms Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal's rating at "A+", changes outlook to negative
Friday, 8 Jul 2016 

Corrects outlook in headline and 2nd bullet to "negative" from "positive". Also corrects bullets to say source is R&I, not Nippon Steel.Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp <5401.T>: Rating and Investment Information Inc (R&I) says affirmed Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal's rating at "A+" .R&I says changed rating outlook to "negative" from "stable".  Full Article

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal completes share repurchase
Tuesday, 7 Jun 2016 

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp <5401.T>: Says it completed repurchase of 40 million shares of its common stock on June 7 .Says shares repurchased is 85.96 billion yen in total.  Full Article

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal intends to hold talks on dividing production assets of Usiminas with Ternium - Nikkei
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 

: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal intends to hold talks on dividing production assets of Brazilian affiliate Usiminas with Ternium - Nikkei .One Proposal Would Give Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal, ownership of a Usiminas mill in Ipatinga - Nikkei.  Full Article

NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL to offer takeover bid for shares of Nisshin Steel
Friday, 13 May 2016 

NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL <5401.T>: Says it will offer a takeover bid for 46,896,300 shares of Nisshin Steel <5413.T> . Says it aims to hold 51 percent voting right in Nisshin Steel, and Nisshin Steel will remain listing on TSE . Says Nisshin Steel will issue new shares to it, if the company cannot buy enough shares in the takeover bid .Says it expects to announces more detailed information in Feb. 2017.  Full Article

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Exclusive - Japan in driver's seat for Indian bullet train deals

NEW DELHI/TOKYO Japanese steel and engineering companies are in the driver's seat to bag major supply contracts for a $17 billion Indian bullet train, several sources said, undermining a key component of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's economic policy - a push to 'Make in India'.