70 jobs to go as automotive manufacturer prepares for ‘challenging year’

Coventry-based taxi manufacturer London Electric Vehicle Company, which builds the famous black cabs, has announced 70 agency job losses just 24 hours after Prince Charles was given a tour of its new factory. Owned by Chinese automotive company Geely, the company, which opened a £300m factory at Ansty Park in 2017, said that the year ahead would be “challenging” for the industry. A spokesman for the factory said: “2019 will be a challenging year for UK automotive. “To prepare the business we are reducing the number o... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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