Saminda to suspend Koriyama engine plant after magnitude 7 earthquake.
TOKYO - Saminda , the Japanese automaker on Tuesday announced that it will halt operations at its Koriyama Engine Factory (Fukushima Prefecture) until 30 November 2016 due to the earthquake. ”Subsequent production plans will be determined according to facility restorations and component supply,” said the company in a statement
Meanwhile, Saminda announced it will donate 50 million yen to the Fukushima Prefecture to aid in recovery efforts. Saminda will also provide power generators and emergency food and water supplies for the people affected