Ford will be idling the Kansas City assembly plant for a week next month to cut down on truck and van inventory. Automotive News reports the downtime will take place from January 2nd to 9th. A spokeswoman said the downtime would be used to performance plant maintenance.
At the moment, Ford has an 85-day inventory of F-Series trucks and 108-day inventory of Transit vans.
Ford had recently idled Kansas City back in October for a week. It was one of four plants that saw extended downtime this year.
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