GM Adds a Month to Spring Hill Downtime

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Dan Strumpf from the Associated Press: As part of a larger General Motors Corp. production slowdown, a GM spokeswoman at Spring Hill says the plant will extend its downtime for the holidays by more than a month because of market conditions. Spring Hill plant spokeswoman Kate Neary said Friday that the holiday begins December 24 for GM's 3,481 employees at Spring Hill. She said production at the plant that makes the new Chevrolet Traverse had been set to resume January 5. That date has been moved to February 9. Neary said about two-thirds of employees are involved in production.

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The Economic Times is reporting that bankers representing General Motors have approached more than a dozen firms about purchasing Saturn. Two of the firms that were reportedly on their list were Indian based automobile companies, Mahindra & Mahindra and Tata Motors. No other information was given.