Sunderland; Northumberland and Tyne and Wear; North East
Location of affected unit(s):
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.1 - Manufacture of motor vehicles
Type of Restructuring:
Planned Job Creation:
Nissan, multinational car maker headquartered in Japan, has announced that it is to create an additional 400 jobs at its factory in Sunderland. The company laid out plans to make a new vehicle at the plant.
It is anticipated that around 1,600 indirect jobs would also be created in the supply chain.
A timeline for the business expansion is not yet known.