As of 20:00 on July 23, the reporter has visited 6 A-share listed companies including Mingtai Aluminum, Hengxing Technology, *ST Zhongfu, Jiaozuo Wanfang, Duofuduo, and Longbai Group.
Mingtai Aluminum: resume normal production
The station visited by reporters from 21st Century Business Herald came to Mingtai Aluminum, which is located in Huiguo Town Development Zone, Gongyi City.
In the early morning of the 22nd, the road surface water had receded.
During a visit to the old Mingtai Aluminum Factory, the reporter found that normal production has resumed in the factory area. The factory area is full of “electric vehicles” and tricycles used by workers for commuting. Workers, cleaners, and cleaners can also be seen outside the factory. Security guards and takeaways, etc.
Around 10 o’clock, the workers are ready, and trucks, trains, etc. can be seen in and out of the park.
Lei Peng, deputy general manager and secretary of the board of Mingtai Aluminum, also accepted a telephone interview with reporters from 21st Century Business Herald on the same day, confirming to reporters that the company had resumed normal production and the silt had been cleaned up on the 21st.
Relying on the cluster effect of Mingtai Aluminum, reporters from 21st Century Business Herald noticed that most of the surrounding factories are upstream and downstream manufacturers of aluminum foil production in the same industrial chain as Mingtai Aluminum, forming relatively industrial supporting facilities.
On July 22, Lei Peng responded to the market’s concerns to the 21st Century Business Herald reporter, confirming that the locations of the subsidiaries are relatively high, and the company’s flood contingency plans have already taken adequate flood prevention measures before the heavy rain. Production and operation are normal.
“The day before yesterday afternoon (July 20), when it rained heavily, one of its subsidiaries suffered a local power outage, but it was restored at night, and it was not an overall power outage. Only one workshop had power outages for several hours. The factory does not. Because our factory has a relatively high terrain and the workers are all locals, they are all working normally now, and all staff are on duty.” Lei Peng said.
According to Lei Peng, the silt inside and outside the factory was cleaned up on July 21, “including at the door and inside the factory, they are all cleaned up. All employees have gone to work as usual.”
*ST Zhongfu: The terrain is higher and the impact is not significant
*ST Zhongfu is located at No. 31 Xinhua Road, Gongyi City, Zhengzhou City, which is also one of the areas where the rainstorm is more serious. On July 22, the heavy rain in the main urban area where the *ST Zhongfu office building is located had a great impact, and the urban area is still without water. Pedestrians can be seen shuttled around, and vehicles are still parked next to the building.
*ST Zhongfu staff interviewed said that the company is currently operating normally. The company’s factory in Gongyi City is located near Zhanjie Town on the east side of the urban area. The terrain is relatively high and the impact is not significant. “But the roads and communications in other places in Gongyi have been affected.”
According to his introduction, the company also has factories in Guangyuan and Anyang.
*ST Zhongfu is mainly engaged in the production and sales of electrolytic aluminum and aluminum profile products, as well as thermal power generation. Relying on the advantages of abundant local coal resources and alumina supply, the company uses coal for electricity, electricity to promote aluminum, and electricity as the middle The product, aluminum is the final product, which combines power production and electrolytic aluminum production, and aluminum-electricity joint operation is the company’s main advantage.
In the first half of this year, *ST Zhongfu expects the company to achieve operating income of approximately 6.96 billion yuan from January to June, an increase of approximately 3.86 billion yuan over the same period last year, an increase of approximately 55.46% year-on-year; net profit attributable to parent company is approximately 380 million yuan, turning losses into profits ; Realize about 400 million yuan of non-net profit attributable to the parent deduction.
Stellar Technology: Restore power, only a few equipment damaged
The third stop of the 21st Century Business Herald reporter’s field visit came to Stellar Technology. Its staff said that only a few equipment was damaged, and the short-term production suspension caused by the disaster could be affected by the rush to work in the later period.
Hengxing Technology was listed on the main board of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange in 2007, and its registered address is Jiaowan Village, Kangdian Town, Gongyi City, where the company’s old factory is also located. This is also a locally planned Star Industrial Park, and it is also one of the areas that was severely affected by the heavy rains in Gongyi City two days ago.
On the road leading to the Hengxing Science and Technology Industrial Park from downtown Gongyi, the road in the middle has been cleared and can be opened to traffic, but silt has accumulated on both sides of the road, and some sections of the road are still muddy.
The reporter saw that many of the vehicles parked along the way were also damaged. Villagers living on the side of the road were clearing the silt at their homes, and villagers hired off-road vehicles to drag the vehicles out of the mud that was more than a foot thick.
On the other side of the road, water from a tributary of the Yiluo River is constantly flowing into the important local rivers. The turbid river water was turbulent, rolling forward.
Villagers in Jiaowan Village told reporters yesterday that during this heavy rain, floods flooded in quickly from outside to the house, and many villagers’ cave doors and windows had been washed away by the flood. In particular, Ligou near Jiangwan Village was more severely affected. After receiving the evacuation notice from the village, many villagers have moved to the vicinity of the Hengxing Science and Technology Industrial Park to temporarily take shelter.
At present, Jiaowan Village has no water and electricity, and there is no signal from the mobile phone. There is occasional internet, but it is very weak.
Although Stellar Technology has a higher terrain, it was also affected by heavy rain. Yesterday afternoon, the reporter found that the old factory of Hengxing Technology was in a state of shutdown, and the workers were doing clean-up work in the factory. However, the staff in the Hengxing Science and Technology Park said in an interview with reporters that electricity has been restored.
The reporter got through the phone of Zhang Zhaoping, the secretary of the board of directors of Hengxing Technology. He said that due to the heavy rain, the old factory building in Jiaowan Village leaked water, and some equipment was damaged and stopped production. It will take two or three days to recover. Follow-up work can make up for the recent production loss. At the same time, the power supply in the factory area was restored yesterday afternoon, and the communication was also back to normal.
In addition, there are no problems in other production areas. After evaluation, the company will not lose much.
Wanfang, Jiaozuo: Many surrounding farmland and roads are flooded
On July 21 and 22, Jiaozuo Wanfang issued two announcements in a row to notify the disaster situation.
On the evening of July 21st, Wanfang Jiaozuo stated that in the afternoon of the same day, due to continuous rains, mountain torrents erupted, and the river near the company was filled with deep water, and the flood entered the company, causing the company to be forced to suspend production.
Since then, the company began to put into production, rescue and disaster relief.
On the morning of July 22, Wanfang Jiaozuo said that after a night of hard work, the company’s production has partially resumed.
Judging from the stock price performance of the secondary market, Jiaozuo Wanfang plunged nearly 5% after the opening of the market on July 22 due to the flooding of the factory.
Jiaozuo Wanfang’s office address is located on the south side of Jiaoxin Road, Daiwang Town, Macun District, Jiaozuo City, Henan Province. On July 22, a number of users on a live broadcast platform posted a video of the flooding near the Wanfang Aluminum Plant in Jiaozuo.
Jiaozuo Wanfang stated in an announcement on the morning of July 22, “In view of the process requirements for electrolytic aluminum production, the electrolytic cell cannot be powered off for 24 hours, and some of the electrolytic cells affected by the flood have been out of power for too long and cannot be restarted in time; The impact of the flood was relatively small. The flood did not cause any casualties of the company. As of the disclosure of this announcement, the accumulated water in the company’s plant has been basically drained.”
In the afternoon of the same day, the 21st Century Business Herald reporter was on a road about 3 kilometers away from the Wanfang factory in Jiaozuo, but was unable to reach the factory because the road was flooded with water. Another road leading to the Wanfang factory in Jiaozuo has been blocked by flood sandbags, and there is a lot of water outside.
A nearby resident told the 21st Century Business Herald that the government had organized personnel to rescue employees from the Wanfang factory in Jiaozuo two days ago.
The reporter contacted Wang Kefang, the secretary of Jiaozuo Wanfang’s board of directors, to inquire about the disaster situation in the factory area. She replied to the reporter, “It is not convenient to talk about it at present.
The reporter saw at the scene that many farmland and roads around the area were flooded, and many road sections were blocked due to damage. There was a large fallen tree on one of the roads, which blocked the passage of vehicles.
Polyfluoride: Has gradually returned to normal
Fluoride was established in 2004 and was listed on the main board of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange in 2010. Its headquarter is located in Zhongzhan District, Jiaozuo City. It is mainly engaged in the research and development, production and sales of inorganic fluorides, electronic chemicals, lithium-ion batteries and materials, and new energy vehicles.
On the day before the rainstorm, Fluoride announced the signing of major daily business contracts, and signed a “long-term cooperation agreement” with Shenzhen BYD Supply Chain Management Co., Ltd., and BYD purchased no less than 6,460 tons of lithium hexafluorophosphate from the company; Signed a “Sales Contract” with Funeng Technology (Ganzhou) Co., Ltd., Funeng Technology purchased from the company a total amount of not less than 1,700 tons of lithium hexafluorophosphate; the subsidiary Henan Nonferrous Metal Industry Co., Ltd. signed with Enchem Co., Ltd. Enchem Co., Ltd. purchased 1,800 tons of lithium hexafluorophosphate from Henan Nonferrous Metals Co., Ltd. after completing the “Purchase Agreement.”
In this regard, Fluoride responded to investors saying that the recent extreme weather has limited impact and has not caused major losses, and it has gradually returned to normal. The company will always pay attention to weather changes according to the weather conditions, and cooperate with relevant departments in disaster prevention and mitigation work to ensure the normal development of the company’s production and operation.
At the entrance of the Duo Fluoride Technology Building, the reporter saw more than a dozen cars parked on the open space in front of the building. The roads were clean and tidy, and there were no traces of silt caused by the extreme weather.
The LED display above the building door also lights up as usual, scrolling with the subtitles “promoting the company’s digital transformation”.
According to the 2021 quarterly report recently released by Fluordo, during the reporting period, the company achieved operating income of 1.238 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 50.79%; net profit attributable to shareholders of listed companies was 93.26 million yuan, a year-on-year increase of 7,448.21%.
Longbai Group: normal production and operation
Longbai Group is less than 5 kilometers away from the Duo Fluoride Technology Building. It is also a listed company registered in the Zhongzhan District of Jiaozuo City, Henan Province. It is mainly engaged in the deep integration of the titanium and zirconium industrial chain and the research and development and manufacturing of new materials.
When the reporter arrived at the headquarters of Longbai Group, it did not rain, but the company building was still shrouded in a large cloud of clouds. There were fewer vehicles at the door and it was quieter. Only an electric car drove out during the period.
In an interactive question and answer session with investors, Longbai Group stated that before the arrival of the rain, it had carried out investigations of hidden dangers in advance to take precautions and check whether protective measures such as production facilities, warehouses, and lines were in place. If any problems were solved in time, Clean up drainage facilities such as sewer pipes and ditches, prepare drainage equipment in advance, and educate employees about storm, thunder, and flood prevention.
At the same time, Longbai Group stated that it has formulated a detailed emergency plan for severe weather. According to the weather conditions, it will activate the red, orange, yellow, and blue four-level early warning program, and personnel at all levels perform their own responsibilities. The specific program content includes: and employees on duty , Personnel evacuation, emergency rescue, etc., the company has activated the corresponding level of emergency plan in accordance with the requirements of the local government, and made great efforts to ensure the lives and property of personnel.
Longbai Group stated that it has not been affected by the rainstorm, and the company’s production and operation in Jiaozuo area are normal.