Typhoon Faxai Disrupts Businesses In Tokyo Area


Typhoon Faxai disrupts businesses in Tokyo area

Typhoon Faxai has disrupted business operations at some companies in Tokyo and the surrounding prefectures.

Sony suspended production at its factory in Chiba Prefecture on Monday morning due to a power outage. The plant manufactures PlayStation 4 game consoles.

Nissan Motor halted production at its factory in Yokosuka City, Kanagawa Prefecture. The automaker says it was partially flooded.

About 10 shipping containers at Tokyo Port were toppled over by strong winds.

Seven Bank says 416 of its convenience store ATMs are out of order because of blackouts. The bank says it will resume services when electricity supplies are restored.

Major banks also report that some of their ATMs have stopped working because of power outages.