Robert Bosch (Australia) announces it is moving some of its production to Asia and Europe over the next two-and-a-half years, resulting in the loss of 380 jobs. Melbourne’s The Age newspaper says production of the brake and stability modules at the supplier’s Clayton, Victoria, plant will be phased out by the end of 2012, while steering-wheel-angle sensors and electronic control units will be phased out by the end of 2013. Australian Mfg. Workers Union National Secretary Dave Oliver ...

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