More than 9,000 employees impacted by Nissan’s temporary manufacturing closure


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Nissan announced its manufacturing facilities will remain closed through the end of April.  

Specific to Tennessee, this will affect workers at Nissan’s Smyrna and Decherd facilities. Those facilities combined have more than 9,000 employees.  

Nissan says some business-essential work that must be done will continue with enhanced safety measures.   

The company says they’ll continue to monitor the situation and make adjustments as needed.   

Those employees have been furloughed during this time.   

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