By announcing that the Chevy Cruze will no longer be produced at their Lordstown plant starting in March 2019, General Motors has sent shockwaves through the Mahoning Valley region that may last for quite some time. In just the past two years, the auto manufacturing giant has reduced the number of employees at the assembly plant from 4,300 to almost 1,500.
Unless the company decides to replace the Cruze with the production of another vehicle at the plant, and instead decides to close the Lordstown facility, it’s quite possible that hundreds of automotive suppliers across the state could be affected.
Read more about the after effects of GM’s announcement in the full article on the Cleveland.com website.
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