Kobe Steel, Ltd.

Kobe Steel, Ltd.

Kobe Steel, Ltd.

Date Founded



Shinko Building,2-2-4 Wakinohama Kaigandori,Chuo-Ku,Kobe, Hyogo 651-8585

Type of Company


Employees (Worldwide)



Metal Manufacturing & Products
Wholesale: Industrial Products & Manufacturing
Industrial Machinery & Manufacturing

Company Description

Kobe Steel, Ltd. engages in the manufacture, production, and sale of iron and steel. It operates through the following segments: Iron and Steel, Welding, Aluminum and Copper, Machinery, Engineering, Construction Machinery, Power, and Other Businesses. The Iron and Steel Business segment includes steel wire rods and bars, steel sheets, steel billets, steel castings and forgings, titanium and titanium alloys, foundry pig iron, slag products, stainless steel tube, construction materials, and other specialty steel products. The Welding Business segment provides welding materials, welding systems, high functional materials and related services. The Aluminum and Copper Business segment covers aluminum sheets and plates, aluminum extrusions and fabricated products, aluminum castings and forgings, copper sheets and strips and copper tubes. The Machinery Business segment provides tire and rubber machinery, plastic processing machinery, advanced technology equipment, metalworking machinery, nonstandard compressors, standard compressors, chemical and energy equipment, nuclear power equipment and related services. The Engineering Business segment includes ironmaking processes, iron ore-pelletizing system, nuclear power products, chemical weapons destruction services, steel structures and sabo, urban transit systems and upgrading of low-rank coal. The Construction Machinery Business segment covers construction equipment, construction recycling machinery, metal recycling machinery, resource recycling machinery and forestry machinery. The Other Businesses segment provides real estate development, construction, sales, brokering and remodeling, material analysis and testing, structural assessment, manufacture and sale of sputtering targets. The company was founded on September 1, 1905 and is headquartered in Kobe, Japan.

Executives & Employees

President & Representative Director

Senior Managing Executive Officer, Manager of Engineering Business

General Manager, West Japan Power Project Department, Electric Power Project Division

Managing Executive Officer, Manager of Kobe Iron Manufacturing Center in Iron & Steel Business Division

Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer

Managing Executive Officer, Director of Industrial Machinery Business in Machinery Business Division

Senior Managing Executive Officer, Manager of Aluminum & Copper Business


General Manager, Compressor Division, Machinery Business

General Manager of the Compressor Division & General Manager of the Standard Compressor Business Unit, Machinery Business

Board of Directors

Managing Executive Officer at Sharp Corporation

Former Director-General, Economic & Industrial Policy Bureau at Japan Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry

Former Outside Corporate Auditor at Duskin Co., Ltd.

Senior Vice President at AVC Networks Co.

Director at Kobe Steel, Ltd.

Outside Member, Board of Directors at Sekisui Plastics Co., Ltd.

Former President & Representative Director at Chuo Fudosan Co., Ltd.

Head, Iron & Steel Business at Kobe Steel, Ltd.

General Manager, Compressor Division, Machinery Business at Kobe Steel, Ltd.

Senior Managing Executive Officer at Kobe Steel, Ltd.

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Nippon Steel Metal Products Co., Ltd, Nippon Steel Corp. purchase Kobe Steel Ltd. /Steel Check Dam Business from Kobe Steel, Ltd.

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Kobe Steel, Ltd., Shinko Kenzai Ltd. purchase Nippon Steel Metal Products Co. Ltd. /Road Business from Nippon Steel Corp.

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Maruichi Steel Tube Ltd. purchases Kobelco Steel Tube Co., Ltd. from Kobe Steel, Ltd.

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Advised onNikko Cordial Corp., GTI Holdings KK purchase Genesis Technology, Inc. from Kobe Steel, Ltd.

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Advised onTokyo Century Corp. purchases Shinko Real Estate Co., Ltd. from Kobe Steel, Ltd.

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Advised onCNH Global NV purchases New Holland Kobelco Construction Machinery SpA from Kobelco Construction Machinery Co. Ltd.

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Legal Advisor

Chair of New York Office at Paul Hastings LLP


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