Sumitomo Electric Wiring to close Sunderland plant

Automotive supplier Sumitomo Electric Wiring is to close its Sunderland harness manufacturing plant with the loss of 400 jobs. The company gave no reason for the closure. The plant supplies Nissan, Honda, Rover and Toyota.

Automotive supplier Sumitomo Electric Wiring is to close its Sunderland harness manufacturing plant with the loss of 400 jobs. The company gave no reason for the closure. The plant supplies Nissan, Honda, Rover and Toyota.