(BizPacReview) Cell phone video footage of an announcement at an Indianapolis workplace shows the moment 1,400 employees were told their jobs would be eliminated as the company moves operations to Mexico.

Plant and union workers at Carrier Air Conditioner reacted with shock and disbelief as they were informed of the company’s decision. Amid angry shouts and obvious frustration in the crowd, the company representative tried to deliver the news calmly.

“The best way to stay competitive and protect the business for long term is to move production from our facility in Indianapolis to Monterrey, Mexico,” he said.

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