Ford temporarily shuts down the factory in Craiova because of the coronavirus. All employees will enter in technical unemployment from March 19 until April 5. The information was confirmed for the Gazeta de Sud by the union leader, Maria Manea.
Mrs Manea said that during technical unemployment all employees will be paid by the company with 78% of wages. Ford has over 6.000 employees in Craiova. Maria Manea also stated that the employees will be informed today about this decision.
Ford will stop work in all its factories in Europe.