Typhoon Jebi disrupts Japan’s transport, business operations

9/4/2018 5:36:00 AM

Source: Business Insurance

Typhoon Jebi struck western Japan on Sept. 4, disrupting transport, causing power outages and forcing companies to temporarily close their plants, Bloomberg reported citing NHK. West Japan Railway Co. Ltd. halted all local services in the region while Japan Airlines Co. Ltd. and ANA Holdings Inc. canceled 560 domestic and 13 international flights. Toyota Motor Corp. halted operations at most of its group plants and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. stopped production at its Suzuka plant in Mie Prefecture.