SDC Trailers blames planned job cuts on Brexit uncertainty and falling sales


 

Brexit uncertainty and slowing sales have forced SDC Trailers to look at cutting “a number of jobs” at its plants in Mansfield and Toomebridge in Northern Ireland, the manufacturer revealed this week. The planned cuts also follow the loss of SDC Trailers’ major chassis building contract for Peterborough-based trailer manufacturer Lawrence David. The chassis deal saw Toomebridge, County Antrim-based SDC Trailers making around 4,000 chassis a year for Lawrence David. However the sale of 75% of Lawrence David to Polish […]