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Asahi Kasei Plant Starts Operating at Full Capacity

12:05 AM MDT | June 14, 2011 | Deepti Ramesh

Asahi Kasei says that Asahi Kasei Metals’ plant at Tomobe in Ibaraki prefecture, which was partially damaged by the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan on March 11, has now started operating at full capacity, following the completion of repair work. The plant, which had been offline since the earthquake, partially restarted production in early May. All Asahi Kasei group manufacturing plants, that had suspended production following the earthquake, are now operating normally, the company...

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