An indication welcomes guests to the Normal Motors Lordstown Complicated, meeting plant in Warren, Ohio, U.S., November 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alan Freed
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump urged Normal Motors Co (GM.N) to reopen Ohio plant in a tweet on Saturday, ten days after the plant made its final Chevrolet Cruze.
The final Cruze rolled off the meeting line per week in the past Wednesday at GM’s plant in Lordstown, Ohio, the primary of 5 vegetation in North America to finish manufacturing this yr and ending U.S. manufacturing of the Cruze.
In a tweet, Trump mentioned “As a result of the economic system is so good, Normal Motors should get their Lordstown, Ohio, plant open, perhaps in a special type or with a brand new proprietor, FAST!”
Trump added “Toyota is investing 13.5 $Billion in U.S., others likewise. G.M. MUST ACT QUICKLY. Time is of the essence!”
Over 5 years Toyota plans to take a position practically $13 billion.
GM didn’t instantly reply to requests for remark late Saturday.
Reporting by Mike Stone; Enhancing by Marguerita Choy