the motivation for this decision is that there is a component shortage, and that there have been problems of supply and logistics chain, as a result of the spread of the coronavirus in Europe.
In Sweden, closing the Scania plants in Södertälje, Oskarshamn and Luleå, sweden. Which involved 9,000 workers.
the factories are in the north of France is shut down.
Total affected 14,000 people in Europe.
"There are shortages and problems in the logistikledet, who is behind it" says director of communications, Eric is Probably to the GENERATIONS."
the Closure is effective from Wednesday. And the Scania is planning to start the plants in about two weeks.
"We have a close dialogue with our unions," says Erik Ljungberg, who also said that the company is pleased with the government's package to support the business.
" But we need to broaden the concept of what is a society critical. While the logistics systems are critical in this day and age.
write A ceo, Henrik Henriksson.
”to ensure our customer's critical transportation is to our service center, and the reservdelscenter, however, continue its activities”.
”A type of industry in Latin america, which accounts for about one-fifth of the company's production, is continuing as planned,” writes the Prize.
the Closure did not come as a surprise. Truck manufacturer AB Volvo (publ) announced that they are closing some of their factories in France, on a Monday, and on Tuesday came the news that they shut down their factory in Tuve, Gothenburg, sweden.
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Volvo Cars are close, in Belgium, assessing Gothenburg, on an hourly basis.
the Lost of jobs in the Gothenburg, turn towards the whole country.