AVTOVAZ has suspended the production of Lada Granta automobiles due to lack of components

AVTOVAZ has suspended the production of Lada Granta automobiles due to lack of components


 

Avtonovostidnya.- Avtovaz has suspended the production of Lada Granta vehicles, due to the insufficient supply of some of the components. The relevant statement has been made by insiders from Avtograd News, quoting their own sources from the factory.

Although the manufacturer has not given any official information about the downtime, the sources have stated that all the personnel involved in the assembly of the Granta line have been sent on compulsory leave with the payment of two-thirds of the salary, as of today.

According to plans, the production of the bestselling Avtovaz vehicle will resume as soon as the missing components are delivered, however, no-one can give a specific timeframe for the moment.

As announced previously, Avtovaz will stop operations throughout its factories between 4-10 May, due to the planned corporate vacation and the May holidays. Thereby, the employees will have a rest for a week and come back to work on Tuesday, the 11th of May.