Tosoh Falls Most in 2 Months After Plant Catches Fire

(Corrects headline to show plant caught fire.)

Tosoh Corp. (4042) fell the most in more than two months in Tokyo trading after a chemical plant in Japan caught fire.

Tosoh slid as much as 7 percent, the biggest intraday loss since Sept. 6, and traded 6.6 percent lower at 214 yen as of 9:04 a.m. on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. The benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average rose 1.6 percent.

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