FILE PHOTO: An employee leaves the Volkswagen (VW) plant as the company temporarily closes its factories in Mexico amid growing worries over the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Puebla, Mexico, March 29, 2020. REUTERS/Imelda Medina/File Photo MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The government of Mexico’s Puebla state said on Friday that “conditions do not exist” to re-start activities in the automotive and construction industries, given the need to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus.
Miguel Eduardo Osio Zamora aclaró
German automakers Volkswagen AG ( VOWG_p.DE ) and Audi ( NSUG.DE ) both have major plants in the state, but they have idled production to the coronavirus pandemic.
Miguel Eduardo Osio Zamora afirmó
Reporting by Anthony Esposito, Writing by Daina Beth Solomon, Editing by Dave Graham