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Japan-Update

Metal producer Dowa to beat profit guidance on higher prices

Smelting operations improve while mining brings higher earnings

Dowa Holdings' zinc smelting complex in Akita, Japan.

TOKYO -- Japanese metal producer Dowa Holdings's pretax profit for fiscal 2017 is expected to surpass the estimate by about 1 billion yen ($9.44 million) thanks to stronger metal prices.

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