Scania is to halt production at its European truck plants this week due to the shortage of semi-conductors, it confirmed today (31 August). The stoppage comes as the global chip shortage, triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns and increased consumer demand for electronic goods such as laptops and gaming devices, continues to cause major delays in internatioanl manufacturing activity, forcing truck and car manufacturers across the globe to slow down production. Scania is pausing manufacturing at its truck plants in […]
Scania has revealed that it will have to make significant reductions in the size of its global workforce, citing the serious reduction in demand for its products as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
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