Auto supplier to move manufacturing to Mexico, cut 74 jobs near Grand Rapids

NBHX Trim's customers include Ford Motor Co., Cadillac, BMW, Volvo, Porsche and Mercedes-Benz. Courtesy NBHX Trim

Automotive supplier NBHX Trim Group plans to close its plant in Kent County and lay off 74 employees as it moves manufacturing to Mexico.

The company will begin the permanent job cuts at the end of October and continue until the plant closes in April, according to a WARN notice filed with the state.

The closure of the plant at 1020 Seven Mile Road in Alpine Township, just north of Grand Rapids, will impact a total of 83 employees, the notice said. The workers are not represented by a union.

Read the full story from Crain’s Detroit Business.

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