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History

JFE Mineral Period (2004 to Present)

2018
Aug.Started operation of fifth factory to produce Nickel ultra fine powder
2017
Apr.Absorbed Naro Mining Co., Ltd. in merger and opened Aomori Mining Works
2015
Feb.Reached cumulative production of 10,000 tons of ultra-fine nickel powder
2013
Oct.Started operation of the VSLC Taganito Plant
Jun.Established Mineral Brasil Pesquisas e Desemvolvimento Ltda. (MBPD) as a wholly owned subsidiary in Brazil
Apr.Started manufacturing and selling piezoelectric single crystals
2012
Apr.Established JFE Mineral Co., Ltd. as a wholly owned subsidiary of JFE Steel Corporation
2011
Oct.Established JFE Belltech Co., Ltd. as a wholly owned subsidiary
2010
Jul.Established JFE Rockfiber Corporation as a wholly owned subsidiary
MayEstablished Visayas Slaked Lime Corp. (VSLC) as a wholly owned overseas subsidiary in the Philippines
Apr.Started manufacturing and selling positive electrode material for secondary batteries
2009
Jul.Started operations of Takizawa Mine through Naro Mining Co., Ltd.
2008
Jun.Changed name of Steel Bell Machines to JFE Belltech
2007
Jan.Took ownership of Awano Saiseki Co., Ltd.
2006
Jul.Head Office relocated to Shiba, Minato Ward, Tokyo
2005
Dec.Establishment of PMSC, a wholly owned subsidiary
2004
Jul.JFE Mineral Co., Ltd. was established as the result of the merger between Kawatetsu Mining Co., Ltd. and Kokan Mining Co., Ltd.
Head Office location: Kuramae, Taito Ward, Tokyo
KKA changed name to JFE Mineral (Australia) Proprietary Limited (JFEMA) as a result of a merger

Kawatetsu Mining Period
(1958-2004)

1958
Jul.Establishment of Kawatetsu Mining Co., Ltd.

Kokan Mining Period
(1949-2004)

1949
Mar.Establishment of Kokan Mining Co., Ltd.
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