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Propulsion plants in Maryland and Michigan also will not be given any product. Oshawa, GM said, is slated for closure. GM, according to its contract with Unifor, must give official notice a year ahead of a plant closure.
That has not yet happened, however is expected to occur. They continue to beef up their jobs in Mexico. GM also announced it will close two unidentified assembly plants outside of North America by the end of next year and restructure its salaried workforce.
It employs 1, employees, including 1, hourly union workers. The Oshawa decision is the latest body-blow to a Canadian auto industry that has struggled to retain jobs and plants this century as automakers instead invest heavily in cheaper locations in Mexico and the southern United States.
GM threatened to close that plant last year during contract negotiations with Unifor before the two sides agreed to a new labour deal. Auto manufacturing in Oshawa, about 60 kilometres east of Toronto, dates back towhen McLaughlin began building vehicles based off of Buicks sold in the United States.
McLaughlin would be bought by GM inand a host of iconic GM vehicles have been built in the city since then. Auto manufacturing in Oshawa has been on the decline in recent decades. Ten years ago, the city was home to two GM plants, one for car assembly and the other for truck assembly.
But the truck plant closed in during the depths of the Great Recession as the automaker was working its way out of bankruptcy, and the former car plant, now Oshawa Assembly, appears set to join it soon.
It makes no sense to me that they would shut it down. Included in the salaried reduction is a recent buyout offering to 18, salaried employees that ended last week. GM declined to say how many employees accepted the voluntary offer.
GM represents 1 million of the 3. Lordstown, which has dropped from three shifts to one in recent years, exclusively produces the Chevrolet Cruze. Sales of the compact car were down 27 per cent through September, GM said. Multiple sources told CTV News that the announcement about the closure is expected to happen on Monday morning.
The move would affect approximately 2, unionized positions and salaried employees. However thousands of other jobs could be affected in related industries, such as auto parts manufacturing.
I have two brothers in the plant. My sister worked there in university. I worked there as a contractor. Other Oshawa representatives also weighed in, expressing concern Sunday night. She called on the provincial PC government to fight to save the plant.
The indications are that the closure may be part of a global restructuring of the company and that there could be other plant closures around the world, sources said.
Catharines could be affected as well.
GM to close Ontario plant, costing 2, jobs Associated Press Nov 26, Toronto — General Motors is planning to announce the closure of its Oshawa, Ontario, plant Monday, which will eventually result in the loss of about 2, jobs. The plant closure announcement was confirmed late Sunday by an official familiar with the decision.
The official said it is part of a global restructuring of GM as they shift focus to lower emitting hybrid vehicles, which is not the focus of the Oshawa plant. GM has informed the Canadian government of the plan. GM opened its factory in Oshawa, near Toronto, in A GM spokesman declined to comment.
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