Rus News Journal

Volkswagen leadership called in question

Absolutely recently mass-media published the information that the German concern of Volkswagen became the worlds largest manufacturer of cars, leaving behind Japanese Toyota.

the rating was made by data for three quarters of this year. The pedestal has been distributed as follows: on the first place there was Volkswagen with result of 4,4 million the cars, the second place occupied Toyota - 4 million, the third place got to Ford from 3,7 million units of made production that on 100 thousand more than at General Motors.

it would Seem, what doubts if experts drew conclusions from the official statistics of sales of both companies can be? However not all so is simple. As it is found out, this information is not absolutely exact, as was found out that at the companies different modes of calculation.

unlike Toyota, Volkswagen considers manufacture of joint ventures in which has no controlling interest. If Toyota considers volume of output of branches 4,9 million units in total turns out. Analysts do not doubt that by the end of the year Toyota comes out on top, informs Autorelease.