Toyota suspends European production


Toyota said it will suspend vehicle and engines/transmissions production in Europe until further notice.

The plants will close over the course of this week due to the spread of coronavirus, the automaker said in a statement on Wednesday.

The plants affected are:

  • France: the Yaris plant in Valenciennes, which suspended operations on Tuesday.
  • UK: the Corolla plant in Burnaston and an engine plant in Deeside, which close on Wednesday.
  • Czech Republic: Toyota's small-car plant jointly run with PSA in Kolin. Output stops on Thursday.
  • Turkey: the C-HR assembly plant in....READ MORE HERE