Πλήγμα για την ευρωπαϊκή αυτοκινητοβιομηχανία: Χιλιάδες απολύσεις από Ford και Jaguar

epa01292972 A Romanian man is working on the assembly line of Automobile Craiova car factory, the new acquisition of Ford group in Romania, in Craiova, 230 km west from Bucharest, 21 March 2008. Ford Motor Co took over the Romanian 'Automobile Craiova' car manufacturer, paying 57 million euro ($77.9 million) for a 72.4 percent stake in the state-owned company and vowing to invest another 675 million euro ($923 million) to upgrade and expand car production. John Fleming, the president of Ford's European division, announced that FORD intends to produce in Romania the new Ford Transit Connect.  EPA/ROBERT GHEMENT

Οι δύο εταιρείες προχωρούν σε επιθετική αναδιάρθρωση του ανθρώπινου δυναμικού τους, εξαιτίας του έντονου ανταγωνισμού και των γεωπολιτικών εξελίξεων.