Zwickau vehicle plant resuming production of the ID.3 slowly and gradually
According to Ulbrich, the present challenging situation calls for new priorities: At Volkswagen, health takes precedence over speed. That is why the primary concern at the moment is not how many cars can be built per day. What is more important is that the e-mobility transformation process already underway begins gathering pace again today. The ID.3 is one of the key vehicle projects for Volkswagen
Zwickau is Volkswagen’s first vehicle plant in Germany to cautiously resume production following the stoppage that began in mid-March. Production has also already resumed at almost all Volkswagen plants in China.
Jens Rothe, Chairman of the General Works Council at Volkswagen Sachsen, underscored that the protection and health of the workforce have priority as production starts up again. Volkswagen Sachsen and the General Works Council have set out clear rules in a works agreement.
Production at Volkswagen Sachsen will resume step-by-step and on a plant-by-plant basis.
Apr 23, 2020 at 15:08