Typhoon Dujuan causes losses of 1.4 bln yuan

Typhoon Dujuan has caused economic losses of 1.4 billion yuan, or 250 million U.S. dollars, since it made landfall in southeast China’s Fujian and Zhejiang provinces.

The State Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters said on Wednesday the typhoon has affected nearly one million people and 57,000 hectares of farmland in Fujian and Zhejiang.

No casualties or injuries have been reported.

Dujuan, the 21st typhoon this year, made landfall in Fujian on Tuesday morning, packing winds of up to 33 meters per second.

It killed two people and injured 324 in Taiwan.

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