- The global shortage of semiconductor components causes the truck manufacturer AB Volvo to stop production for two to four weeks in Sweden starting in April. Most facilities are affected.
- Production disruptions have previously been flagged when there are no electrical components such as diodes and transistors, but now the situation has worsened as Texas, where a large production takes place, has been hit by an ice storm.
- Press manager Claes Eliasson can not say how many fewer trucks there will be, but hopes that the company will catch up during the year.
Source: ICELAND NEWS