The head of state urged the Corporation to immediately open the closed company plant and release devices of artificial ventilation of lungs.
The President of the United States Donald Trump bluntly said that General Motors should immediately open the idle factories for the production of ventilators. About it he wrote on Friday, March 27, on his Twitter page.
He criticized the Corporation for delays with deliveries, reducing the number of vehicles and their cost.
“As always with “the” General Motors, the impression that nothing ever happens. They said “very quickly” give us 40 thousand of this required mechanical ventilation. Now, they say that there will be only six thousand and at the end of April, and they want us very much to pay for it”, – he said.
The President reminded about the possibility to use the law on the production of military products since the Korean war (1950 to 1953), which allows the President to expand production of certain products with the objective of strengthening national security.
“General Motors should immediately open a closed foolishly Lordstown factory in Ohio, or any other factory and start urgently to make the ventilators!” said trump.
He turned to Ford, urging her to greater efforts in this direction.
“Ford, quickly do the ventilators!” – wrote the American leader.
Earlier it was reported that Musk purchased in China more than a thousand of the ventilator. All the equipment he transferred to the California hospital.
We will remind, Spain a few days ago asked NATO to supply ventilators.