Volvo just announced that it will lay off 734 workers at its Dublin VA plant beginning in February

Volvo just announced that it will lay off 734 workers at its Dublin, VA, plant, beginning in February.

Volvo to slash jobs at Dublin plant

Volvo Trucks announced that it will lay off 734 workers at its plant in Dublin, VA, because of reduced demand, according to a Columbus Dispatch report.

According to the report, layoffs will begin in February as an attempt to “adapt to market changes including a decline in demand for long-haul trucks.”

The New River Valley Assembly plant is 1.6-million sq. ft. and is the largest Volvo manufacturing facility in the world, according to the company’s website. The plant currently employs 2,800 workers.
 

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