Auto companies account for a third of Shanghai’s whitelist of manufacturers allowed to resume production · TechNode

Auto companies account for a third of Shanghai’s whitelist of manufacturers allowed to resume production · TechNode
Auto manufacturers and suppliers account for more than a third of the first 666 enterprises prioritized to resume operations by the Chinese government following Shanghai’s Covid-19 lockdown, according to a “whitelist” created by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology last week and viewed by Chinese media outlet Caixin. Besides giants such as Tesla and Volkswagen’s partner SAIC, others on the list include German auto supplier ZF and China’s Yanfeng Automotive Interiors. No official restart date has yet been issued, however Tesla reportedly began preparing for the reopening of its Shanghai facilities on Monday, while SAIC began conducting stress test at its plants on the same day.

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