For thousands of U.S. auto workers, downturn comes fastWed, 21, Jun 2017
After seven straight years of U.S. sales gains, the days when auto assembly and parts plants throughout the Midwest were running flat-out because of high demand for nearly every type of vehicle are over.
GM Canada extends two summer plant closures as it evaluates market demandTue, 20, Jun 2017
GM cuts shift at Kansas car plantMon, 19, Jun 2017
GM, for the fifth time this year, is cutting a production shift at one of its U.S. assembly plants in response to slowing industry sales. As many as 1,000 workers will be laid off when the overnight shift at a Chevrolet Malibu factory in Kansas is dropped in late September.