Kobe Steel loses Japan quality seal on some copper products

Kobe Steel President and CEO Hiroya Kawasaki bows during a press conference in Tokyo, Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. Kobe Steel says it has lost a Japan Industrial Standards certification for some of its copper products after reporting faked quality inspections for a slew of products used in cars, trains, aircraft and other equipment. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)


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