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a fresh headache for Britain's government Tuesday this time courtesy of Japanese carmaker Honda the firm has confirmed plans to and manufacturing in the country its plant in the south west town of Swindon will close in twenty twenty one that could cost over three thousand five hundred jobs the decision is likely to be seized on by opponents of brexit though Honda says its decision is unconnected it just wants to consolidate production in Japan the company says it has to make changes as the industry switches to electric vehicles they go so if you don't already gains I yawning yoke Iowa as you are aware the car industry is facing a turning point in the circumstances in order for Honda to survive we need to provide products in a speedy manner to me tell customers needs and to keep on creating new value for the future , but the firm had previously warned that breaks it raises the risk of huge disruption and its departure will add to fears about the position of other call me because together hold the Toyota and Nissan account for about whole full of Britain's colorant put this and has already scrapped plans to build one future model in the country partly blaming breaks it and it's not just the Japanese firms to watch last week sources told which is that US joint Ford has also threatened to move work overseas if breaks it goes badly , meanwhile Britain's biggest car maker jaguar Land Rover has announced sweeping job cuts , for the British government a success story is turning into a political nightmare