RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Over the past two weeks, at least three automotive OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) component suppliers have announced the closure of plants in Argentina and the migration of their operations to Brazil. Basf and Axalta, companies that produced paints and resins for cars, were the first to announce the migration last week.
Now, Saint-Gobain Sekurit, of French origin, has signed a dismissal agreement with its 150 employees. The plant operations, specialized . . .