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GM factory that almost closed now becomes major manufacturing hub


General Motors this week announced it would shift production of the Cadillac SRX crossover from the Mexican factory that currently builds the model to the Spring Hill, Tennessee, US manufacturing facility. While in its term the move is against the current – almost all major automakers looking to establish a North American manufacturing base are going to Mexico, not fleeing – ...
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