Skoda aims to shift some production in Czech Republic

Skoda New Crossover

Volkswagen‘s Czech unit Skoda Auto plans to move production of some high-earning models to other automaker’s plants in other countries, the automaker’s trade union boss said in an article on Thursday. A Skoda spokeswoman refused to comment. Skoda is the central European country’s biggest exporter, but its success has sometimes caused disharmony within Volkswagen, whose […]

Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka to discuss possible Skoda production move

Bohuslav Sobotka

Czech Republic Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka wants to meet management and unions at Volkswagen‘s unit Skoda Auto to talk about any possible production move to Germany, the prime minister’s office stated on Wednesday. Volkswagen sources told Reuters that managers and unions are looking to curb rivalry from the lower-cost stablemate, shift a few of its […]