Honda to close UK car plant with the loss of 3500 jobs

General view of the entrance to the Honda car plant in Swindon, Britain, February 18, 2019. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

LONDON (Reuters) – Japanese carmaker Honda is set to announce the closure of its only British car plant in 2022 with the loss of 3,500 jobs, a lawmaker told Reuters, in the latest blow to the UK car industry as Brexit approaches. Honda built just over 160,000 vehicles at its Swindon factory in southern England […]

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