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Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp. said Thursday it and affiliate Nippon Steel Trading Co. have acquired coal-mining rights in Mozambique.

Japan’s biggest steelmaker plans to start developing the coal mine in Tete Province, central Mozambique, by year’s end and begin commercial mining of coal there in 2016, company officials said.

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