Chrysler Plant in Newark is for Sale

June 11, 2008 11:28:37 AM PDT
The Director of Delaware's Economic Development Office confirmed today that the Chrysler plant in Newark, De. is for sale. Judith McKinney Cherry says the plant has only been officially on the market since this week. The production of the Dodge Durango is scheduled to end in the end of 2009. McKinney Cherry says there are three scenarios being considered for the site 1. A potential site for alternative energy manufacturing. 2. Another automobile manufacturer 3. Possible site for sub contractors moving from Fort Monmouth to Aberdeen Proving Grounds.

McKinney Cherry would not disclose a sales price. She says the economic development office has been working on marketing the site since the end of last year. There is still a lot of effort being focused on possibly bringing in another auto maker