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December 17, 2008

Chrysler shuts down all production for at least a month

According to CNNMoney: “Chrysler LLC announced late Wednesday that it is stopping all vehicle production in the United States for at least a month. All 30 of the carmaker’s plants will close after the last shift on Friday, and employees will not be asked to return to work before Jan. 19.”

December 2, 2008

U.S. Steel to idle 3 plants affecting 3,500 workers

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According to MarketWatch: “United States Steel Corp. said late Tuesday that it will idle three plants over the next several weeks. The affected plants are in Keewatin, Minn.; near Detroit, Mich.; and near St. Louis, Mo. The company said it will consolidate production at other plants. About 3,500 employees will be affected by the idling.”

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