Wytheville, VA Fasteners Plant to Close in 2009

[Acument Global Technologies](http://www.acument.com/index.asp “Acument Global Technologies”)’ plant in Wytheville, VA will close early next year.

Acument makes fasteners for automotive and industrial applications. The company employs 162 people.

A company spokesman says the closure is directly related to the slowdown in the auto industry.

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