GM’s history in Canada dates back more than 100 years.
|General Motors is planning to close all operations in Oshawa, affecting thousands of high-paying jobs.|
The announcement is expected shortly. Oshawa is a city of about 159,000 people located roughly 60 km east of Toronto. Sources say the Oshawa closures are part of a global restructuring. There are about 2,500 union positions and roughly 300 salaried employees in the Oshawa area.