Sanoh wishes to convey our sincerest sympathies to the victims of the Pacific Coast Tohoku Earthquake that occurred on March 11, 2011.
The following is a report on the impact of the earthquake on the Sanoh Group operations.
There were no reported injuries to any employees of the Sanoh Group.
Sanoh has two primary production bases: the Koga Plant located in Koga, Ibaraki and the Saitama Plant located in Kazo, Saitama. At the Koga Plant, minor damage was incurred to some structures and production equipment, but there was no significant damage and there has been no disruption to Sanoh Group production activities. The Saitama Plant incurred no damage.
The impact of the earthquake on performance is currently being assessed. In event that significant impact is anticipated, it will be reported immediately.