Virus brings France’s ‘number-one car region’ to standstill

The Covid-19 pandemic has hit the Grand Est region, which is at the heart of the auto industry, with particular ferocity.

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On the banks of the Rhine in northeastern France, half of the auto-parts factory run by Arnaud Bailo stands silent, shut down by the coronavirus pandemic that hit the Grand Est region with particular ferocity, reorts the Financial Times