The deadlock with tire suppliers over pricing has shut down GM Daewoo Auto & Technology Co.’s entire Bupyeong, South Korea, production complex, idling 5,000 workers and impacting operations at hundreds of other suppliers that serve the plant. Although only Plant 1 at Bupyeong was affected on Friday, the entire production complex now has had to suspend operations, a GMDAT source tells Ward’s. The two Bupyeong vehicle assembly plants produce some of GMDAT’s most vital export models, ...

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