18 Companies That Could Boom In Japan's "New Deal"

Prime Minister Naoto Kan said Sunday that the quake will be followed by a “restoration New Deal.”

This post-disaster boom is likely to benefit construction, disaster prevention companies and a few others, according to a note from BofA/Merrill. Notably after the ’95 Hanshin quake Tokyo Steel Manufacturing jumped 49% in six months.

Here are 18 companies that could gain:

chart

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.