London, United Kingdom-based Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, the world’s eighth largest auto maker, has announced that it will be laying off 1,371 employees as it eliminates one out of three shifts at its Belvidere, Illinois Assembly Plant Assembly Plant. The plant assembles Jeep Cherokees including the Latitude, Latitude Plus, Limited, Trailhawk and Overland models. According to a company spokesperson, the decision was driven by a globally slowing consumer demand for the current Jeep Cherokee.
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