Michigan Auto Jobs Go High-tech

New Automotive Jobs for Detroit

Shifting footprint Five of the major automotive manufacturing states have lost production jobs since 2000, including Michigan, which lost 55 percent of those jobs about 55,000 positions from 2000 through August 2013, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Alabama, Indiana and Texas which have plants full of workers not represented by the United Auto Workers have posted production job gains during the same period. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20131129/AUTO01/311290030

The three automakers, the existence of a regional casting plant, financial incentives from the state and the proximity of a skilled workforce. The Company is part of the Sakthi Group, a $1.2 billion industrial conglomerate with a market presence in several industries including automobile components, textiles, power, IT services, logistics and travel, dairy, and sugar. In response to a growing demand in global automotive manufacturing and assembly core, Sakthi will renovate and operate a 300,000 square-foot building somewhere in the Southwest Detroit area. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.examiner.com/article/new-automotive-jobs-for-detroit

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