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Dawson Manufacturing to leave Terrell Co.

April 3, 2007

Dawson --  Eighty people in Dawson will lose their jobs by the end of the year.

Dawson Manufacturing Company, which employs 80 people and fabricates rubber and anti-vibration products for the automotive industry, is being combined with operations in Benton Harbor, Michigan. 

In a press release, the company blames the closing on extremely low levels of business due to overseas production.  Dawson Manufacturing could transfer some employees to its Michigan plant. 

The company has been in business in Dawson for about 50 years.


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