US Auto Industry Tightens Belt as Sales Dip

Thursday, May 18, 2017 4:03 PM Written by 
Published in Automotive

U.S. auto manufacturers are tightening their belts as automotive sales fall from their two year highs.  Ford Motor Co. said it will cut 1,400 salaried jobs in North America and Asia through voluntary retirement as shares of stock dropped 2.5 percent on Wednesday.

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Sandy Williams

Sandy Williams joined Steel Market Update as Editor and Writer in October 2012. She is a graduate of The University of Akron with degrees in Business Management, Public Relations and a masters in higher education administration. She has experience in writing, marketing, and event planning for non-profit organizations. Sandy edits the SMU newsletter and writes articles. For more information, email

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