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Japanese Manufacturer Earthquake Related Plant Closures

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March 23 (Bloomberg) -- The following table summarizes what major Japanese manufacturers have said about closures following the March 11 earthquake and tsunami that damaged plants and crippled nuclear reactors, causing electricity shortages.

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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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Aisin Seiki Co.               11  Car parts,        Plants closed until
                                  transmission      March 25.
                                  clutches, disc
                                  brakes
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Asahi Breweries Ltd.           1  Beer              Partial production resumed
                                                    yesterday at Ibaraki plant.
                                                    No decision on restarting
                                                    plant in Fukushima.
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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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                                                    prefecture.
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Bridgestone Corp.              1  Tires             Nasu plant remains
                                                    closed due to fire.
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Canon Inc.                     6  Lenses,           Resumed partial output
                                  steppers,         at one plant in Hirosaki,
                                  copiers,          Aomori, today.
                                  cameras
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Daihatsu Motor Co.             3  Autos             Plants closed through
                                                    tomorrow due to parts
                                                    shortage.
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Fuji Heavy Ltd.                5  Autos             All five plants to be
                                                    closed until tomorrow.
                                                    May partially resume
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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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                                                    output of car parts for
                                                    exports from today
                                                    and parts for repair
                                                    from tomorrow.
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Fujitsu Ltd.                   5  Semiconductors,   No decision made on
                                  related devices,  resuming output.
                                  computers
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Hino Motors Ltd.               3  Trucks, buses,    Factories in Hino and
                                  cars              Nitta closed until
                                                    tomorrow. Hamura plant
                                                    closed until March 26.
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Hitachi Ltd.                   7  Elevators,        Taga and Omika plants
                                  auto parts,       running partially; five
                                  displays          plants halted completely.
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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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                                                    Two auto-parts plants
                                                    may reopen March 25.
                                                    One plant making
                                                    lithium-ion batteries
                                                    to reopen March 28.
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Honda Motor Co.                3  Autos,            Three assembly plants
                                  motorcycles       closed until March 27.
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Isuzu Motors Ltd.                 Autos,            Fujisawa and Tochigi
                                  motorcycles       plants halted until
                                                    March 25, will
                                                    gradually resume output
                                                    of service parts from
                                                    March 28.
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Japan Tobacco Inc.             5  Cigarettes        Plants damaged.
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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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                                  raw materials,
                                  filters
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Kao Corp.                      1  Industrial       Three factories reopened;
                                  chemicals        one remains shut.
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Kirin Holdings Co.             2  Beer

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Meiji Holdings Co.             3  Snacks, dairy     One plant restarted
                                  products, drugs,  today; three remain
                                  food              shut.
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Mazda Motor Corp.              4  Autos             Plants resumed partial
                                                    output.
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Mitsubishi Gas                    Materials         Plans to resume BT
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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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Chemical Co.                      for chips and     resin output at 25 percent
                                  autos             of pre-earthquake levels
                                                    at Fukushima plant in
                                                    early April. Kashima
                                                    plant making polycarbonate
                                                    and hydrogen peroxide
                                                    closed, with no decision
                                                    on when to open.
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Mitsubishi Motors              3  Autos             Will restart auto plant
Corp.                                               in Gifu tomorrow and
                                                    factory in Okazaki on
                                                    March 25. Kurashiki
                                                    plant remains shut.
                                                    Production plans for
                                                    next week undecided.
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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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Nikon Corp.                    2  Cameras, lenses   Five plants reopened
                                                    today. Aims to restart
                                                    remaining two by the
                                                    end of the month.
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Nissan Motor Co.                  Autos             Six plants restarted
                                                    partially. Plans to
                                                    restart car-assembly
                                                    lines tomorrow using
                                                    parts inventory.
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Panasonic Corp.                   Cameras, audio    Two plants reopened
                                  equipment,        yesterday; one reopened
                                  electronic        today.
                                  devices
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Renesas Electronics            3                    Partially resumed output
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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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Corp.                                               at five plants. Three
                                                    others remain halted.
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Sapporo Holdings Ltd.          2  Beer              No decision made on
                                                    reopening damaged plants.
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Shin-Etsu Chemical             2  Semiconductors,   No decision made on
Co.                               pollution-control resuming output.
                                  devices
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Shiseido Co.                   1  Shampoo           Minor damage; to resume
                                                    output March 28.
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Sony Corp.                    12  LCD TVs,          Suspended some work at
                                  camcorders,       five plants from yesterday
                                  digital cameras,  through tomorrow due to
                                  broadcasting      difficulties getting
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Company               Facilities  Products          Other
Name                      Closed  Affected          Information
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                                  equipment         components and materials.
Suzuki Motor Corp.                Autos including   Car assembly at three
                                  Alto, Wagon R     plants to be halted
                                  models            tomorrow and March 25.
                                                    Engine and motorcycle
                                                    assembly at three plants
                                                    will be running tomorrow
                                                    and March 25.
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Toyota Motor Corp.            18  Autos             All domestic car assembly
                                                    halted through March 26.
                                                    May lose output of 140,000
                                                    units.
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To contact the editor responsible for this story: Marco Babic at mbabic@bloomberg.net