The production of Ford models at the factory in Craiova, South Romania remained at last year’s level a little below 900 units/month while production at Dacia advanced with a few percentages but Duster models were over half of the total, while Sandero’s production dropped by 58%.
Therefore, Ford produced at Craiova 2,557 Transit Connect units in the first three months of which 1,300 in March alone. The average per month remains at last year’s level when total production amounted to 10,000 units. On the other hand, even though production at Dacia increased by 6% to 85,000 units in the first three months, data reveals a change in the production per models. Duster represents over half of the total production at Dacia with 45,000 units. Almost 90% of the production at Dacia was for export.