Dacia and Ford, the two carmakers in Romania, manufactured about fifty nine,500 cars in the July-August 2020, up 10% year on year, according to romania-insider.com, citing Romanian Vehicle Producers Association (ACAROM) facts.

The area media observed this was the initially improve in manufacturing considering the fact that mid March when a state of unexpected emergency because of to the COVID-19 pandemic paralysed the Romanian industry.

Ford manufactured 26,118 Puma and EcoSport SUVs in July-August, up 46%, the report added.

Ford factory staff in Craiova returned to 3 shift performing at the conclude of July.

Manufacturing volume was now close to pre-COVID-19 outbreak degree, factory administration told area media at the time.