In order to save costs, the E-Smart is to be produced in China in the future. Daimler AG has now sold the Hambach plant – the employees are left perplexed.
Stuttgart / Hambach – The restructuring towards e-mobility costs Daimler AG enormous investments. CEO Ola Källenius therefore announced a tough austerity course to which the once successful factory in Hambach, France, is now falling victim. Until now the popular all-electric Smart had been manufactured there. However, production is now being relocated to China.
As BW24 * reports, Daimler AG sells its former flagship plant and leaves the employees on site to their fate.