John Deere moving cab manufacturing from Iowa to Mexico, new program coming

This image shows the John Deere logo.
This image shows the John Deere logo.(Source: Deere & Company via MGN)
Published: Jun. 6, 2022 at 4:30 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

WATERLOO, Iowa (KCRG) - In an email sent to Waterloo, Iowa employees, John Deere announced that the “production of all cabs, welding and assembly, for current and future products” will be moved to Mexico.

The cab move will occur in incremental phases with a completion date set for 2024.

The company sent the announcement to prepare employees for upcoming new product programs that will move in its space.

John Deere says that during the next 18 months they will “evaluate how the move will affect staffing levels, consistent with contractual terms and HR practices.”

Copyright 2022 KCRG. All rights reserved.