Van maker LDV will add 1,000 jobs at its Birmingham, U.K., van plant, doubling employment and quadrupling production to more than 50,000 units annually. LDV reportedly is spending £125 million ($199 million) for assets of the now-defunct Daewoo Motor Co. Ltd., which was a partner to LDV on a range of vehicles. LDV will manufacture the new vans itself with equipment being shipped from South Korea and Poland. The vans are slated to go on sale next year. LDV reportedly is looking for an ...

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