Ford is wanting to cut 370 workers at an engine plant in south Wales in a first phase of up to 1,000 job losses, BBC Wales understands.
Unions have pledged to fight compulsory redundancies at the car giant’s plant in Bridgend after they were briefed by Ford management on Friday.
It is believed the first tranche of cuts would be offered as voluntary redundancies.
Ford is looking to shake up its European operations.
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