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China Suspends Work at 214 Factories After Deadly Blast

China has shut 214 factories for safety risks in a city where an explosion at an auto parts factory last week killed 75 people, state media said on Wednesday. Investigators' preliminary findings show that Kunshan Zhongrong Metal Products Co Ltd, bears the main responsibility for the blast, which also injured 185 people when a flame was lit in a dust-filled room on Saturday. Based about an hour's drive from Shanghai, Kunshan Zhongrong polishes wheel hubs for automakers including...

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