Asarco Shutting Down

It’s official… Asarco is shutting down its Amarillo plant. The official notice was sent of to the Texas Workforce Commission.

A total of 57 employees will be laid off when the plant shuts its doors on October 28th.

The parent company of Asarco, Grupo Mexico says the company will still keep six workers to maintain the plant, and four of the six are salaried employees.

The time it will take to close down the Amarillo plant is termed as indefinite