March 23, 2011 / 8:22 AM / in 9 years

Renesas restarts 3 quake-hit Japan factories

TOKYO, March 23 (Reuters) - Renesas Electronics Corp , the world’s No.5 chipmaker, has restarted operations at three earthquake-hit factories in Japan, a spokeswoman said on Wednesday.

Operations at three other factories of the firm’s 22 plants in Japan remain suspended after the production restart at three plants located in Aomori and Yamagata prefectures in northern Japan.

The factories were shut following a devastating earthquake and tsunami on March 11. (Reporting by James Topham; Editing by Edmund Klamann)

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below