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UAW’s strike against GM sidelines 12,000 auto supplier workers, says trade group

  • The auto supplier trade organization on Tuesday said it is aware of more than 100 supplier companies “enacting some form of temporary layoffs” of up to 12,000 U.S. salaried and hourly employees.
  • About 48,000 UAW members have been on strike and picketing outside GM’s U.S. facilities since Sept. 16.
  • The impacted supplier workers add to the more than 10,000 non-UAW employees with GM to be impacted from the strike in North America and thousands more in the Canadian and Mexican supply chain. Source CNBC

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