Ford Shuts Down Bronco Sport Factory For Two Days – MotorBiscuit

Cars have been increasingly difficult to come by due to two main issues: the global chip shortage and the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The pandemic and the chip shortage have been significant factors in automakers delaying production or temporarily shutting down their factories. It appears that Ford is the latest OEM to suffer a shutdown.

Is the chip shortage the reason that Ford shutting down a Mexico plant for two days?

Ford Plant in Hermosillo, Mexico | Luis Gutierrez/Norte Photo/Getty Images

Reuters has reported that Ford will halt production between October 11th and 12th, 2021, at its plant in Hermosillo, Mexico. During the shutdown, employees will receive 75% of their regular salaries on the days that the facility is shut down.

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