Kirin Mulling Dissolving China Soft Drink JV

Kirin Mulling Dissolving China Soft Drink JV

   Tokyo, Jan. 14 (Jiji Press)--Japan's Kirin Holdings Co. <2503> is considering dissolving a soft drink joint venture partnership with a China-linked conglomerate company, according to informed sources.
   The Japanese beverage group plans to sell its shareholdings in the joint firm, as part of efforts to strengthen its business of high value-added products, such as craft beer, the sources said Thursday.

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