Japanese experts published data of damage from typhoons and earthquakes. The total damage that the Typhoon caused the most Northern island of the country, has made $2.78 billion. And on recovery after the April earthquakes in Kumamoto Japan will spend us $37.5 billion.
Japanese experts are counting the material damage that was caused to the country by various natural disasters. Today was the published data of damage from typhoons and earthquakes – both of these natural phenomena frequent “guests” in the country of the Rising Sun.
In 2016, only one island of Hokkaido, there were 5 typhoons. They caused widespread destruction and flooding of vast territories. As a result of a natural disaster left 18 people dead and hundreds injured. The storm also caused disruptions in rail and flight connections.
The total damage that the Typhoon caused the most Northern island of the country, has made $2.78 billion. This is the most serious financial loss in the history of the Northern Japanese island caused by the floods.
However, this figure can not be compared with the material damage that was caused to the Kumamoto Prefecture by a series of devastating earthquakes that occurred in April 2016. Then the disaster has destroyed houses and roads, were completely destroyed more than eight thousand buildings, affected enterprises, factories and tourist infrastructure. Only Japan will spend us $37.5 billion in recovery after the April earthquakes.