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Award of Excellence for the City of Corona, California

Award of Excellence for Manufacturer/Distributer in 2010

Kobelco EDTI Compressors, Inc. (KEC) received the City of Corona, California's Award of Excellence for Manufacturer/Distributer on April 22, 2010 from Mayor Karen Spiegel for their growth and upstanding corporate citizenship in the City of Corona.


Tetsuya Kakiuchi, president of KEC, proudly accepted the award for the company and stated that he looks forward to Kobelco being globally recognized as an Excellent Company in the near future. One of the steps that Kobelco is taking to achieve its goal of being a globally recognized company is to build a new factory in Corona, California to expand their manufacturing capacity as their sales grow in the United States and Latin America.