Aug 28 (Reuters) - Kongsberg Automotive ASA
* Kongsberg Automotive ASA - decided that Easley plant in US will be closed, and that operations at plant will be discontinued during Q1 of 2018
* Majority of production and equipment will be moved to a new KA facility in Mexico.
* Kongsberg Automotive ASA says there are 97 employees at Easley facility, who will be affected by closure. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: