EU carmakers initiate closures on coronavirus problems; Italian ports at risk
Published: Tuesday, 17 March 2020
European car manufacturers have announced temporary stoppages at production sites across Europe due to the 2019-nCoV coronavirus pandemic, Fastmarkets learnt on Monday March 16.
By Cem Turken, Julia Bolotova, Maria Tanatar, Ross
Car manufacturer Groupe PSA – maker of the Peugeot,
Citroen, Opel and Vauxhall brands – has decided to
close its plants in Europe, it said on Monday.
It opted to close a number of production sites until March
27 "due to the acceleration...