BMW is among the last manufacturers to decide to close production
drives, transmissions Index.hr.
And while a few days ago, BMW decided to shut down European powertrains
for a month, he had other plans for America. That's how it was last week from BMW
a statement arrived to monitor the situation and not stop production:
“Decisions about whether and when the plant will be closed are being made
individually and most depend on activities in the region. In the case of a factory in
Spartanburg is being monitored on a daily basis and in contact with the state and
to local authorities. “
In the meantime, the situation with the coronavirus pandemic has changed dramatically, well
Almost all auto manufacturers have shut down their factories, from the US trio
(Ford, FCA, GM) to Honda.
Therefore, just a week later from BMW, a new announcement and a new decision:
“The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in a dynamic situation, so we are
we had to adjust our plans. Decision on self-isolation in individual countries
has broken the supply chain even before we planned. That's why the factory at
Spartanburg will be open for two weeks, starting this week. “
Remember, Spartanburg produces BMW crossovers, from the X3 to
X7, including M versions and hybrids.
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