The “Wall Street Journal” reports that Foxconn Technology Group is considering bringing workers from China, to staff its Wisconsin factory. The firm is refuting the claim.
The Journal ran the story Tuesday morning, and reported that Foxconn stated that its “commitment to Wisconsin is unchanged,” and that the Racine County complex will “ultimately” employ 13,000 people.
Foxconn planned to hire 13,000 U.S. workers. A tight labor market has it now considering bringing in some Chinese personnel. https://t.co/Q4H0KkJdQI
— The Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) November 6, 2018
In response to the article, Foxconn released a further statement, categorically denying that it is recruiting Chinese personnel to staff the project.