Kongsberg Automotive plans Swedish unit closure

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OSLO, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Norwegian auto parts group Kongsberg Automotive will begin talks with trade unions to close its Aamotfors plant in Sweden and shift the production to Poland, the company said on Friday. The plant has 90 employees and the risk of closure was announced in June, Kongsberg Automotive said in a statement. Kongsberg Automotive said the planned shutdown stemmed from the "significant cost gap between high-cost and low-cost countries". "We are one of the world's ...

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