GM and FCA join Ford in NA plant closures | Automotive Industry News

GM CEO Mary Barra: “Recent developments in North America make it clear this is the right thing to do now.”

General Motors and Fiat Chrysler (FCA) have joined Ford in shutting their North American ¬†manufacturing plants through March 30 in response to the deepening COVID-19 coronavirus crisis. The US ‘Big 3’ have all coordinated their initial response to the crisis, working with the UAW.

GM said it will begin a systematic orderly suspension of manufacturing operations in North America due to market conditions, to deep clean facilities and continue to protect people. The suspension will last until at least

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