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Ford Targets April for Production Restart at Select Plants

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Ford is aiming to restart production at select plants in North America as early as April 6, bringing key plants back online while the company introduces additional safety measures to protect returning workers, according to Kumar Galhotra, president of Ford’s North American operation.

Ford is planning to resume production at Hermosillo Assembly Plant on April 6 on one shift. On April 14, Ford is planning to start building vehicles at Dearborn Truck Plant, Kentucky Truck Plant, Kansas City Assembly Plant’s Transit line and Ohio Assembly Plant.

To support these assembly plants, Ford also is aiming to resume production April 14 at:

Dearborn Stamping Plant Dearborn Diversified Manufacturing Plant Integrated stamping plants within Kansas City and Kentucky Truck plants Sharonville Transmission Plant Portions of Van Dyke Transmission, Lima Engine and Rawsonville Components  plants

“We will continue to assess public health conditions as well as supplier readiness and will adjust plans if necessary,” says Galhotra.

Ford is planning to resume production at Hermosillo Assembly Plant on April 6 on one shift. On April 14, Ford is planning to start building vehicles at Dearborn Truck Plant, Kentucky Truck Plant, Kansas City Assembly Plant’s Transit line and Ohio Assembly Plant.

To support these assembly plants, Ford also is aiming to resume production April 14 at:

Dearborn Stamping Plant Dearborn Diversified Manufacturing Plant Integrated stamping plants within Kansas City and Kentucky Truck plants Sharonville Transmission Plant Portions of Van Dyke Transmission, Lima Engine and Rawsonville Components  plants

“We will continue to assess public health conditions as well as supplier readiness and will adjust plans if necessary,” says Galhotra.

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