Semiconductor Shortage Bites: Ford Cuts Q2 Production by 50% | Wolf Street

If an auto assembly plant runs out of just one component that couldn’t be delivered because the component maker had run out of one type of semiconductor – of the thousands of semiconductors that go into a modern vehicle – the vehicle cannot be built, or cannot be finished and sold, and production halts. That’s essentially the problem that the entire auto industry is now facing.

Semiconductor Shortage Bites: Ford Cuts Q2 Production by 50% | Wolf Street