Tag: China plants

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Volkswagen, Honda Suspend Production at China Plants Due to Covid-19 Curbs

November 30, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Auto makers in China including Volkswagen AG VOW 0.74% and Honda Motor Co. HMC -0.08% have halted production at some plants as authorities persist in using strict measures to control Covid-19 outbreaks. Volkswagen has suspended production at its Chengdu plant […]

Process, Production

Q1 notebook production to take 29-36% hit

February 18, 2020

Via: Electronics Weekly

Q1 notebook production will fall 29-36% sequentially, says Digitimes Research, due to laboyr and component shortages caused by the coronavirus. Some notebook ODMs’ China plants have capacity utilisation of around 30% due to slow employee returns, the 14-day quarantine requirement […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Global automaker supplies threatened by China coronavirus crisis

February 7, 2020

Via: Automotive News

DETROIT — The threat from the coronavirus crisis is closing in on the global auto industry, as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles warned Thursday that a European plant could shut down within two to four weeks if Chinese parts suppliers cannot get […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

PSA, Dongfeng to drop 2 China plants, halve workforce, report says

August 12, 2019

Via: Automotive News

BEIJING/PARIS — PSA Group and partner Dongfeng Motor have agreed to cut thousands of jobs in China and drop two of their four shared assembly plants, according to a document seen by Reuters, in a last-ditch bid to curb mounting […]