Aluminum Company Halting Production

A large aluminum plant in Kentucky is temporarily halting production and laying off more than 600 workers due to rising energy costs.Century Aluminum has announced plans to shut down its Hawesville smelter for 9 to 12 months starting in August. The plant, with about 628 workers, is the second-largest employer in Hancock County, the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reported.

Source: MG News

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