Behind the GM strike: Decreasing performance at U.S. operations: Reuters analysis

Behind the GM strike: Decreasing performance at U.S. operations: Reuters analysis

(Reuters) – General Motors Co’s (GM.N) U.S. workforce productivity has declined since the automaker recovered from a 2009 bankruptcy, even as its profit per employee has risen, a Reuters analysis shows. Those trends point to some of the root causes of the United Auto Workers (UAW) strike that has shut down the automaker’s U.S. manufacturing…

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Behind the plunge in China car sales: chaotic implementation of new emission rules

Behind the plunge in China car sales: chaotic implementation of new emission rules

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – Shanghai-based Buick dealer Ron Li in late April found himself in an unfamiliar quandary: how to sell off almost 80 sedans and sport-utility vehicles crowding up his dealership lot. A Nissan Altima car with a China Stage VI emission standard is seen at a dealership in Beijing, China June 23, 2019. Picture…

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