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Toyota idles production in France, UK and U.S. to cope with weak demand

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Mar 30th, 2010 at 2:01PM

Toyota manufacturing plants are beginning to feel the backlash from the company's wave after wave of recent global recalls. The company just announced it will stop production at its European facilities for a total of 12 days in April. The plants are responsible for building the European Yaris and upcoming Auris hybrid, but since demand for the company's products are currently hanging out in dumpsters everywhere, workers will find themselves with a few extra days of unwanted vacation. According to The Wall Street Journal, the European production stop comes on the heels of similar action... Read More

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