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(Correction to clarify Nissan (OTC ? will buy all INCJ stock)
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Nissan Motor Co said on Wednesday it had agreed to buy lithium-ion battery maker Vehicle Energy Japan Inc.
Nissan will acquire all of the company’s common stock held by Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ), a state-backed fund, and incorporate Vehicle Energy Japan as a subsidiary, the automaker said in a statement. protocol.
(This story has been corrected to clarify that Nissan will buy all INCJ stock)