New year holidays at the Ford plant in the Leningrad region will be increased


The period for which the vacation will be extended is unknown. Manual Ford Sollers explains this step reduced activity in the market. According to the representative of the automaker, the market fell 30% and will decline further .

St. PETERSBURG, 29 Dec. The period of the Christmas holidays at the Ford plant in the Leningrad region will be increased because of the downturn in the market, said the representative of the press service of Ford Sollers.

“New year holidays will be increased due to lower market activity. The market fell 30% and will continue to decline,” — said the Agency interlocutor, without specifying the period will be extended new year’s holiday.

According to the trade Union of the enterprise, the Assembly line can stop from 18 November to 15 January of next year.

Ford Sollers is a joint venture established in October 2011, Ford Motor Company and JSC “Sollers” c is equal participation of the parties, which is responsible for the Russian production, import and sale of all Ford products, including vehicles, parts and accessories in the Russian market. The JV owns three production sites in Vsevolozhsk (Leningrad region), Naberezhnye Chelny and Elabuga.