French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen has released a new plan to return to profitability by 2018. It includes reducing the company's product range.
Employees are worried about the possible sale of carmaker Opel to French group PSA. DW reporter Christian Pricelius went to Opel's main factory in Rüsselsheim, Germany, to listen to them.
As German automotive giant Volkswagen stole the limelight in recent months with its emissions scandal, Opel remained beyond the radar. But the brand has returned to the spotlight with a bang, says DW's Henrik Böhme.
The French carmaker has promised it will not immediately force job cuts on German assembly workers. Talks are advancing for a 1.9 billion euro takeover of General Motors Europe, which owns Opel and Vauxhall.
French prosecutors have launched a judicial inquiry into allegations that carmaking giant PSA has cheated on diesel pollution test. It's the latest twist in a huge results rigging scandal which VW started in 2015.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version