Navarro claimed the automaker “dragged its heels for days” in committing to the investments.
Canadian plants are to resume production April 14, closures depending on government stay-in-place orders.
Extension is in response to the “continued steep decline” in market demand.
One Mexico facility and four in the US, not Oakville, Ont. plant.
No automaker is anywhere close to making medical gear such as ventilators and remain months away – if not longer.
All plants closed from March 23 through April 3, with production resuming on April 6.
Most said they’ll have to evaluate the spread of the virus before reopening.
Partial closure of plants, deep cleaning and longer periods between shift enacted to protect employees.
Measures in place and in continuous communication at the national and plant levels.
Winter conditions testing in Sweden showcases integrated PSM-type eDrive systems on the front and rear axles.
China business is coming back as the number of new COVID-19 cases lessens.
Falling sales and sickened factory workers and the threat of recession as the virus spreads through the US and Europe.
Automaker is touting an exclusive new battery technology that could propel some of the vehicles as far as 644 kilometres.
New job training centre will provide services, supports for up to 1,700 workers from parts supplier companies impacted by the closure at the Oshawa plant.
Light vehicles were up 2.1%, light truck about 6%, while passenger car sales fell 11%.