“The sale is in line with adient`s ongoing strategy to focus on its core business with high-volume seats. The cash proceeds from the sale amounted to approximately $US 175 million,” the supplier said in a statement. Adient plc announced on Thursday that it has completed the sale of the Plymouth-based automotive fabric manufacturing company to Sage Automotive Interiors. About Adient: Adient is a world leader in automotive seats. With 83,000 employees in 35 countries, Adient operates 220 manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide. We produce and supply seats for all major OEMs. From complete seating systems to individual components, our know-how includes every step of the automotive seat manufacturing process. Our integrated in-house capabilities allow us to bring our products from research and construction to manufacturing to engineering in more than 23 million vehicles per year…