Worldwide shortage of semiconductor chips causes major delays in car production
Amid a massive parts and semiconductor chip shortages, Volvo continues its commitment to building the safest cars. Volvo will not compromise on safety and all vehicles will continue to contain all safety features as standard equipment. Although delays in production are imminent, Volvo will continue to prioritze customer orders for minimum negative impact.
"Worldwide, the automotive industry is grappling with shortages on a number of critical vehicle parts. Most discussed in recent months is the global shortage on semiconductor chips, which has caused massive disruptions to the supply chain and prevented new vehicle inventory from coming to market."