Its been announced that Nissan will stop manufacturing their premium brand Infiniti models at the Sunderland plant later this year.
Britain and Ireland’s largest union, Unite said it would be working closely with Nissan to protect the jobs of workers affected by the carmaker’s decision.
Unite said it would be seeking assurances on future employment and was confident of securing redeployment opportunities for the 200 plus workers affected.
In a statement, Unite national officer Steve Bush said:
The statement released earlier by Infiniti, included the following: