Fiat Chrysler workers mull pack moving work to Mexico

USAToday – It’s a flash point for about 40,000 production employees represented by the United Auto Workers union preparing to vote on a tentative agreement with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, knowing the new four-year pact includes pay increases, profit sharing and bonuses but also shifts car production to plants south of the border.

It raises the question: Is Mexico to be feared as a low-cost producer that steals jobs? Or is it the low-cost producer best-suited to assemble lower-profit vehicles, freeing up money to pay U.S. workers higher wages to build trucks and utility vehicles in the U.S.?

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/2015/09/21/jobs-mexico-uaw/72570744/

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