Romania

Ford to halt B-Max production on slow sales, report says

Aug. 29, 2014 11:22 CET
Ford will halt production of the B-Max at its Romanian plant for nine days in September, a report said. The automaker has halted output in Romania several times since September 2013 on slow sales of the minivan....
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Ford will keep Fiesta production in Germany after cost-saving deal

June 10, 2014 06:01 CET
Ford will keep production of the Fiesta in Germany after agreeing with workers to cut assembly costs. Reports had said Ford could move Fiesta production to its Romanian factory where the B-Max is built....
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Michelin to close truck tire plant in Hungary

May 6, 2014 13:07 CET
Michelin plans to close its truck tire plant in Budapest, Hungary, in response to adverse trends and aggressive competition in the European market. The French firm, however, will keep making high-performance car tires in the country....
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Daimler expands Romania transmission plant to meet car demand

April 4, 2014 16:18 CET
Daimler is expanding its transmission plant in Sebes, Romania, as the manufacturer ramps up component supply to meet rising demand for Mercedes-Benz cars....
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Ford to pause Romanian B-Max output again in February, report says

Feb. 5, 2014 12:02 CET
Ford will halt production of the B-Max small minivan at its Romanian car factory for four days this month because of continued low demand, a report said....
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TRW will add Romania plant on airbag demand

Jan. 20, 2014 06:01 CET
TRW will open a new airbag sewing factory in Romania to meet anticipated growth in demand for airbag cushions over the next five years....
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Ford to pause Romanian B-Max output again in Dec.

Nov. 29, 2013 14:55 CET
Ford will halt production at its Romanian car factory for an extra seven days ahead of the Christmas break in December because of continued low demand in the European market, the U.S. carmaker said on Friday....
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Lear will open seating plant in Romania

Nov. 20, 2013 14:00 CET
Lear plans to open a factory in Romania to supply automotive seat covers to European automakers....
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Ford will pause B-Max output again on weak Europe demand

Oct. 29, 2013 11:56 CET
Ford's Romanian unit will halt production of the B-Max for 13 days in November, its third straight month of stoppages at the plant in response to weak European demand....
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