BINH DUONG – Fire fighters this morning finished putting out a blaze at Procter and Gamble (P&G) Viet Nam's raw material warehouse, after an eight-hour struggle in southern Binh Duong Province's Thuan An District.
Initial investigation results show the blaze began at 6pm yesterday, damaging 2,500 sq.m of the company's workshop.
Fortunately, no injuries was reported and the cause of the fire and total damages are still unknown.
A total of 12 fire engines and 100 fire fighters were sent to control the blaze.
The property saved from the blaze is estimated to be worth about VND50 billion (US$2.4 million).
However, P&G representative confirmed that the company production would resume today and its customers would not be affected.
The 100 per cent foreign-capital company specialises in producing soap powder and cosmetics. – VNS