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Toto to Furlough 700 Employees

Kitakyushu-based Toto announced it will furlough 700 employees from three group companies at five plants nationwide. The company says the group is operating at 80% of capacity due to a downturn in housing starts and reduced semiconductor demand. The company also said that the furlough could be expanded to other employees if the economy does not improve.

Published: Apr 16, 2009 / Last Updated: Apr 16, 2009

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