Kobe Steel President and CEO Kawasaki bows as he speaks to the media after meeting with Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's Director-General of Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Tada at the ministry in Tokyo

Kobe Steel President and CEO Kawasaki bows as he speaks to the media after meeting with Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry’s Director-General of Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Tada at the ministry in Tokyo

Kobe Steel President and CEO Hiroya Kawasaki bows as he speaks to the media after meeting with Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's Director-General of Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Akihiro Tada at the ministry in Tokyo, Japan, October 12, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

October 12, 2017 10:32 AM (UTC+8)