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Linamar – New Jobs For Asheville Area

Manufacturing has always been a large part of the economic development of western North Carolina, specifically in the Asheville area.

As the U.S. had seen a steady decline of manufacturing jobs in the last few decades, that trend is slowly changing.  A week American dollar has one bright side:  Manufacturing jobs are starting to return.

Linamar is a Canadian company who manufactures components for the automotive industry, and is well diversified in other markets.  They recently announced the opening of a plant in Asheville, NC with plans to hire nearly 400 employees over the next four years.  For more information, click the link below.

WMYA MY 40 News :: Top Stories – Perdue Announces New Jobs For Asheville Area.