BLUE SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) — Toyota Mississippi is suspending manufacturing for every week, beginning Monday.
The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported that this break follows a current three-week shutdown due to provide shortages.
“Due to COVID-19 and up to date sudden occasions, Toyota is prone to expertise a further provide scarcity that may have an effect on manufacturing at a few of our North American crops,” the automaker stated in an e-mail. “While the scenario stays fluid and complicated, our manufacturing and provide chain groups have labored diligently to develop countermeasures to attenuate the influence on manufacturing.”
In September, Toyota stated it was slicing international manufacturing by 40% due to a worldwide scarcity of pc chips and car provide elements.
Toyota workers have three choices through the break. They can take unpaid go away with out penalty; go to the manufacturing unit, the place work shall be offered; or take paid break day.
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