More Proof The Auto Industry Is Back

May 28, 2013

"They're adding shifts, they're adding overtime, adding workers, so you're seeing some hiring."--Michelle Krebs,

Auto workers usually get a break during the summer, as factories prepare to make new models for the fall. But this year, those breaks will be shorter than usual, as automakers try to keep up with growing demand for new cars and trucks. Michelle Krebs is senior automotive analyst for Edmunds. She tells WDET’s Pat Batcheller that the shorter summer shutdowns are a good sign for the industry. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.

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