Cargill Plant Closing Drives Collapse In Futures

Cargill Plant Closing Drives Collapse In Futures
Live cattle futures collapsed in yesterday’s (Thursday) trading as Cargill announced that it would sharply reduce packing capacity in light of limited cattle supplies in the Texas Panhandle. According to the Cargill press release, their plant in …
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Town pays high price for plant closing
CHICAGO – The best jobs and the biggest employer are disappearing from the town of Carlton, Wis., leaving behind a site that should be ready for a new employer to move in, perhaps a half-century from now. That’s the legacy of the 2013 shutdown of the …
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For Clarion, plant’s closing an economic, emotional loss
CLARION, Pa. — There’s a hum here, soft yet ever-present. The noise is drowned out during the din of the day, but late at night the sound of the Owens-Illinois glass plant reverberates through this town of 6,000 people. Mayor Andrea Estadt calls it the …
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