The automotive sector provides direct and indirect jobs to 13.3 million Europeans, representing 6.1% of total EU employment

Today, the automotive sector provides direct and indirect jobs to 13.3 million Europeans, representing 6.1% of total EU employment. Moreover, the 3.4 million high-skilled jobs in automotive manufacturing represent 11.3% of the EU’s total manufacturing employment Continue reading The automotive sector provides direct and indirect jobs to 13.3 million Europeans, representing 6.1% of total EU employment

Automobile industry urges EU policy makers to take concrete actions to restore competitiveness

The European Automobile Manufacturer’s Association (ACEA) on 29th January issued concrete policy recommendations to help the industry on its transition to growth. “As manufacturers, we are ready to go on playing our part to make the shift into a higher gear,” said incoming ACEA President and CEO of PSA Peugeot Citroën, Philippe Varin at ACEA’s Annual Reception in Brussels on 28th January. “However, the industry also needs supportive policy measures to create the right conditions for re-building competitiveness.” Continue reading Automobile industry urges EU policy makers to take concrete actions to restore competitiveness