KITCHENER, Ontario-Michelin North America Inc.´s decision to close its Kitchener tire plant appears to be final. The shutdown-planned for late July-will take place as scheduled, a Michelin spokeswoman confirmed Feb. 24. The tire maker announced Feb. 2 it will close the BFGoodrich facility because of overcapacity in its North American mass market passenger tire segment.
Michelin won´t budge on Canadian plant closing
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