Assembly plants in Michigan, Delaware and Louisiana top a list of facilities General Motors Corp. could close as the auto maker accelerates a plan to reduce its production footprint to 34 sites by the end of 2010, from 47 in 2008. The downsizing is part of an updated viability plan released today by GM to satisfy demands by the Obama Admin. for a “faster, deeper” restructuring than the auto maker outlined 70 days ago. Additionally, GM President and CEO Fritz Henderson says the ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Several Plants Face Scrutiny as GM Adds to Closures" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.