General Motor Corp.’s Doraville, GA, minivan plant, already scheduled for closure in 2008, will cease its second shift after Labor Day. The plant, which makes slow-selling minivans, will idle the second shift on or around Sept. 5, a spokesman tells Ward’s. The facility produces the Buick Terraza, Chevrolet Uplander, Pontiac Montana SV6 and Saturn Relay. Pontiac Montana sales are up 25.6% so far this year, but demand for the others is down. Deliveries of the Saturn Relay through May are ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"GM to Cut Second Shift at Minivan Plant" 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!
For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: (248) 799-2642