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Kobe Steel, UACJ boosting output of aluminum autoparts

Aluminum will be used in auto frames of eco-friendly vehicles, such as this one for the Tesla Model S.

TOKYO -- A pair of Japanese metal producers are separately ramping up overseas production of aluminum car parts to take advantage of growing demand for fuel-efficient vehicles.

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