TOKYO: Honda Motor Co will droop three vegetation in Japan as many as six days in Might as a result of a chip scarcity, a spokesman stated on Wednesday.
Honda will droop two vegetation in Saitama Prefecture for six days and its Suzuka plant in Mie Prefecture for 5 days, he stated. The output minimize was reported earlier by Kyodo.
The suspension is because of a chip scarcity attributable to numerous components, he added. He declined to stipulate the quantity or fashions of automobiles affected however stated that the corporate will rigorously study the scenario for manufacturing following June.
Automakers worldwide are struggling as a result of a scarcity of chips, exacerbated by a hearth at Renesas Digital Corp’s chip plant in Japan and a storm in Texas.