Toyota extends North American plant shutdown and stop paying temporary workers

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Toyota Motor stated Wednesday it prepares to resume its North American auto plants on May 4, extending its existing shutdown by two additional weeks. The automaker mentioned the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and fall in vehicle demand to extend the halt of production at all of its automobile and components plants located in Canada, Mexico […]

Toyota North America collaborates to manufacture ventilators, respirators

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The Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) is working together with medical device companies to accelerate the manufacture of ventilators, respirators and other important devices for hospitals to fight the spread of the coronavirus, the company stated. The automaker said it is collaborating to produce 3-D printed face shields and mass production will start early next week. It is […]