Feb 15, 2012
Stock Market Review
CustoMerQ Botanical DNA Ink to Protect Sekiaji and Sekisaba Fish in Japan
A botanical DNA ink "CustoMerQ" developed by Nissha Printing Co., Ltd. in conjunction with Applied DNA Sciences , has been adopted by the Saganoseki Branch of the Oita Fisheries Co-operative Association.
UPDATE 1-Pan Pacific: aims to resume Saganoseki in month
Pan Pacific Copper, a unit of JX Holdings Inc, said on Monday it aims to resume operations at its 200,000 tonnes-a-year Saganoseki copper smelter in about a month, after a fire damaged facilities and forced it to halt operations on Jan.7. Pan Pacific, Japan's biggest copper smelter and a big exporter to China, South Korea and Taiwan, said it was ... (more)
Pan Pacific's copper plant halted since Jan 7 after fire
Pan Pacific Copper, Japan's biggest copper smelter, said on Tuesday that it suspended operations at its 200,000 tonnes-a-year Saganoseki smelter in southeast Japan on Jan.
Tanker/cargo ship does double duty
The successor to the world's only tanker-cum-cargo ship capable of hauling both sulfuric acid and copper ore departed Thursday for Chile from the JX Nippon Mining & Metals group's Saganoseki plant in Oita, company officials said.