IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North Asia :: Japan

Operations at MEMC’s Plant in Japan Suspended Following Earthquake

3:52 AM MDT | March 23, 2011 | Deepti Ramesh

MEMC Electronic Materials (St. Peters, MO) says operations at its plant at Utsunomiya, Japan remain suspended following the earthquake. MEMC employees at the Utsunomiya facility were safely evacuated after the earthquake and no injuries were reported. MEMC has a network of 12 manufacturing facilities around the world. The Utsunomiya facility is one of eight that manufacture semiconductor wafers. The company says it is currently conducting inspections and assessing the impact to production and shipments from the Utsunomiya facility. MEMC expects that shipments...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa