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Opel: plant closure in Bochum will cost more than 500 mln euros


In just nine month, German carmaker Opel will close its Bochum factory, a move that is expected to cost more than 500 million Euros according to experts. The plant closure will hit about 3,300 Opel workers – and the settlements, and expenses for training and transfer of employees to other jobs are likely to add up to more than half a ...
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Opel’s Bochum plant to be closed in 2016
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