Appliance firms staring at brief production halt amid lockdown

Panasonic set to shut its Jhajjar plant for a week starting Monday

home appliances, consumer durables

Viveat Susan PintoArnab Dutta Mumbai/New Delhi
A combination of localised lockdowns, closure of non-essential retail stores, and challenges emerging from low industrial oxygen supplies has forced home appliance makers to temporarily halt manufacturing activity.
Japanese major Panasonic will shut its Jhajjar plant in Haryana for a week beginning Monday, as demand suffers on account of containment measures.

First Published: Apr 24 2021 | 06:10 AM IST

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