180 jobs at risk as manufacturer confirms plant closure
A car component manufacturer has confirmed it is closing its plant in Telford, putting about 180 jobs at risk.
German-owned Mahle said in June it was considering closing the Halesfield 25 site due to a decline in order levels and a “planned reduction in investments and production locations”.
A statement said: "I can confirm that the collective consultation process has been completed at the Mahle Filter Systems Plant in Telford.
"Through many constructive meetings with the union and the employee council, no feasible altern... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...