Oct 11 (Reuters) - Iec Electronics Corp
* Iec confirms workforce reduction at its newark, ny facility
* Confirmed a workforce reduction of approximately 73 full time employees at its newark, ny facility.
* Have seen a softening in near term backlog as we look into early fiscal 2017
* Taken steps to align cost structure with a workforce reduction at newark, new york facility Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: