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Up to 700 jobs to go in total at Peugeot's UK Vauxhall plant

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(Reuters) - Around 700 will be lost at Peugeot-maker PSA's Port plant in northern England, including around 400 cuts announced last year, to reduce the plant's output to one shift, a said on Monday.

In October, said it would cut about 400 jobs, a quarter of its workforce, at the site by the end of 2017 to improve the production facility's competitiveness.

The French carmaker currently builds the model at the site and is due to decide on whether to renew production this year.

(Reporting by Costas Pitas; editing by Kate Holton)

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 20:22 IST