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As Australia is suffering its worst drought in history, period, Japan’s largest brokerage?? Nomura Holdings, Inc. are working on an export from Japan to Australia, agricultural and industrial water projects.
“Complementarity” transport plan
It is reported that Nomura shares accounted for 1 / 3 of the Nomura Research Institute has developed such a plan: the ship left for Australia, Japan JEF Steel Corporation shipment of coal required before loading in Kawasaki, Japan export of water; water discharge in Australia, After the loaded coal shipped back to JEF plant in Kawasaki. JEF is Japan’s second largest steel maker.
Nomura Research Institute, Queensland Government and the Kawasaki city government is studying the “complementarity” of the transportation plan, expected to reach a tripartite agreement. Once agreement is reached, will significantly ease the tension of water supply in Australia. Australia’s own Oceania, in the inhabited continent is the least rainfall, the most arid, and Japan, if calculated per capita share of water resources, while in developed countries, ranked second only to Canada.
Kawasaki, Japan had been one of the most industrialized cities, but with many local factories to China and other Asian countries, migration, the city’s water demand is falling. It is reported that the water will be transported to Australia after Kawasaki after industrial use of water purification.
Sources said the size of Japan and Australia into the water between the trade will be carried out after 3 to 5 years. The contents of the tripartite agreement will also include the introduction of Kawasaki Queensland business techniques to reduce the state’s water supply system leaks.
At present, despite the Nomura Institute, JFE and Queensland respects would not confirm there will be such trade, but the Queensland Water Minister Craig? Wohlers spokesman Paul? Lynch said: “The representatives from Nomura Research Institute Queensland in the next month to discuss possible water research projects. ”
As Japan’s largest information technology market service providers, as climate change and the growth of demand for agricultural products, Nomura Research Institute to carry out more and more involved in the water business.
Stanford group, according to research data, the global water market, including waste water treatment, valves, pumps, filtration and desalination equipment, production equipment, valued at up to 400 billion U.S. dollars.
Both environmental and cost-effectiveness
Japan intends to purify water to Australia, is also on the spacecraft due to the international control of ballast water discharge more strict with the rules. As contained in the ballast water of harmful microorganisms can contaminate water, damage to marine ecosystems, the United Nations International Maritime Organization ballast water currently working on the development of new stringent emission requirements.
Japan’s Kobe University professor of marine environment, said Hiroshi Kawai, growing international trade are destroying the marine environment unless they adopt new measures to deal with.
Asian economies, Japan External Trade Organization can researcher Ding “First Financial Daily” said that the “complementary” transport program, the Japanese companies is nothing new for long.
Ding can be said, as early as 60 years in the last century, Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation to design a more complex combination of triangle and implement transportation programs: energy and transport iron ore and petroleum crude oil ships to the Middle East to Europe and then arrive Brazil, then Brazil’s iron ore to Japan. Since then, the combination of transportation options in the hands of Japanese companies continue to complicate, and as complicated transport program, the Japanese dual-purpose vessels in most ocean voyage, there can transport bulk commodities, therefore, related companies, the cost of sea transport also reduced.