Shipping logjam caused weeklong shutdown at largest steel mill in the US.
Power outage at Imperial natural gas facility prompts controlled shutdown.
“They can least afford a shutdown of operations in Canada.” — Tony Faria, University of Windsor
Shutdowns can be a high-stakes game for oil producers and other Alberta manufacturers. Having production down longer than the approved and budgeted time frame will lead to increased costs, poor labour use and lost revenue.
A RAV4 on the assembly line at Toyota’s Woodstock, Ont. plant.Photo: Toyota TORONTO: A sticking accelerator pedal on eight of its models has prompted Toyota Canada Inc. to shut down production at several plants and instruct its dealers to temporarily…