Honda Operations affected by the Earthquake

Honda has its automobile research center and also manufactures automobiles parts in its Tochigi Factory. Honda Motor Co., Ltd. has confirmed the fatality of a Honda R&D associate and more than 30 Honda assiciates were injured in the Tochigi area from collapsing ceilling and other damage during the strong quake.

Because of that, some plants will remain closed through Monday. It does not affected the North America market as more than 80% are actally produces in US itself but there are a small range like Honda Fit, Insight, CR-Z, Acura TSX and RL are produces in Japan.

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