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Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (OTC: NSANYDue to the continuing shortage of semiconductor chips, production at two plants in Mexico will be suspended for several days this month.
on Wednesday, Reuters The Nissan plant in Aguascalientes will be shut down for 11 days and the Morelos plant for 8 days.
In a statement, Nissan said: [the chip shortage] He has been involved in the local and global automotive industry. “
Over the past year, a lack of chips in modules used to control everything from brakes to dashboard touch screens has forced several automakers to: Honda, Ford and General Motors, cut production while they are trying to replenish their supply. The latest wave of coronavirus outbreaks associated with the Delta subspecies has further delayed production in the automotive industry.
Nissan’s latest shutdown will come a few days after it reports US sales down 10% In the third quarter.
GM, Honda and Stellantis also recently recorded a significant drop in sales over the same period. New York Times..
Nissan announced that it will manufacture in July 500,000 less vehicles this year However, it wanted to make up for production and sales losses in the second half of FY03 / 2022.
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