TheHyundaiThis week, the absence of electronic components is causing the production of Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, to be completely paralysed.
Today’s morning shift, which is the only one that’s still active, was taken off the schedule. According to Hyundai, the return is set for next Thursday, July 15th.
The second and third shifts of the second and third shifts won’t return to work until Monday, July 12, 2012, so theFactoryUntil Sunday, 11.
As other automakers, inBrazilHyundai’s lines are in the United States and elsewhere.PiracicabaWherever possible,Crete and HB20Models are assembled, and were affected by the shortage of electronic parts on the market due to the global crisis in supply.
Since May 31, the automaker has stopped its third shift, while it was operating on its second shift (the afternoon shift), which was stopped two weeks ago.
Hyundai says that it will adapt its schedule to meet the supply conditions if needed.
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