Americas companies jobs created H2 2017

Shougang Group, one of China’s largest steel producers, was the top job creator in the Americas in the second half of 2017, adding 4653 new roles.

Electronics manufacturing services company Flextronics created 4000 jobs in the region, with Auto giant General Motors adding 2635


Ternium, the steel product manufacturer, created 1500 jobs in the Americas in H2, with Japanese car manufacturer Toyota Motor adding 1126

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