Ford updates on plants amid shifting demand

|About: Ford Motor Company (F)|By:, SA News Editor

Ford (F -0.7%) says it will halt production at one of the two plants that makes F-150 trucks for a week,

The company is also shutting down a facility in Louisville that makes Escapes and Lincoln MKC SUVs for two of the next three weeks.

In addition, Ford is closing two plants in Mexico that manufacture passenger cars.

Last week, Ford idled a plant in Michigan that is used to produce Mustangs.

The plant developments didn't lead to any change in Ford's financial guidance.