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Nissan Deals U.K. Blow at Plant Making Three in 10 Cars

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Blame Brexit? Nissan’s U-Turn in the U.K.
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Nissan Motor Co.’s flagship auto plant in a corner of the U.K. that voted to leave the European Union suffered a blow after executives said they’re reining in production at the site.

The factory in Sunderland, which was opened to great fanfare by former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in 1986, is Britain’s largest with 442,000 cars built last year -- almost a third of total production in the country.