Daimler ends in early 2010 the short time work, in his largest car plant in Sindelfingen due to the increased demand of vehicles from the E-and S-Class. This confirmed Daimler employee organization chief Erich Klemm in Stuttgart. In other car plants, like Bremen or Rastatt, will the short time work continue in 2010.


The largest sector for short-time working in the Group, remains in the commercial vehicle sector. Here is the order situation furthermore at a very low level. For 2010, is the employee organization chief confident, that the passenger car and commercial vehicle sector, will grow. But at the same time he emphasized that Daimler had not reached the peak. Currently working around 37,000 people in the Sindelfingen plant, around 2200 of these are in short time work.

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