Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama to Suspend Production from March 23 - 31, 2020
Montgomery, Ala. March 20, 2020 – Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) will extend its suspension of production of automobiles in Montgomery, Alabama, due to an anticipated decline in market demand related to the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
HMMA intends to suspend production for seven days beginning March 23, through Tuesday, March 31, 2020. During this time, HMMA will compensate team members. Approximately 3,000 HMMA team members living in Montgomery and surrounding areas will be affected by this temporary suspension of production. This production adjustment also will allow HMMA team members, time to manage the needs of their families in light of the state of Alabama’s directive to close schools and daycare to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
HMMA suspended operations on March 18, to begin disinfecting the plant after a COVID-19 case was confirmed at the plant.
Mar 21, 2020 at 00:27