Posted by Rev. Lazuwardi on March 18, 2011
TOKYO (DP) - A week after the earthquake and tsunami measuring 9.0 on the Richter scale which destroyed the North Japan, the automotive industry is not fully normal operations.
Toyota Motor Corporation since, yesterday (17 / 3), new factory operates seven of the 22 factories in Japan. Today, Friday (18 / 3), Honda Motor Company's turn that will only shut down the plant until March 20 will extend until March 23 next.
Honda's automobile factories are Sayama and Suzuka. Similarly, motorcycle plant in Kumamoto.
The same thing also announced Mazda Motor Corporation. Mazda to extend the closure of factories to 21 March. The official website revealed the opening or closing certainty back will be announced on March 22, 2011. [dp / Wyu]