Rus News Journal

Manufacture of cars in Great Britain in January has fallen to 58,7 %

In Great Britain in January 2009. 404 cars have been let out 61 thousand that on 58,7 % it is less, than year before, transfers TV channel Sky News.
the British motor-car manufacturers and trade-union leaders are anxious by considerable decrease in manufacture and consider that it is necessary for country government to take measures which will help branch to be kept afloat.
we will remind, in the beginning 2009. During celebrating of New year and Christmas automanufacturing enterprises in Great Britain were closed for longer term, than usually. After that many automobile companies of the country declared personnel reductions.
earlier motor-car manufacturers of the country have asked for the state of financial support for the sum nearby 19 mlrd dollars, however the authorities have made decision to give the help at a rate of only 3,27 mlrd dollars
In particular, the government guarantees granting by the European investment bank of credits to car industry for the sum to 1,3 mlrd pounds sterling (1,85 mlrd dollars), and also will be ready to allocate to manufacturers of cars 1 more mlrd pounds sterling (1,42 mlrd dollars) In the form of guarantees under credits of other banks if in it there will be an absolute must.
the authorities assume that the offered measures become an essential impulse for car industry development.
meanwhile in March the British manufacturer of luxury cars of Bentley intends to suspend work of the conveyors for two months. In January Japanese Nissans Motor and Honda Motor declared a suspension of conveyors and mass reductions of employees at the car assembly enterprises in Great Britain.
and as a whole, manufacture of cars in Great Britain in December 2008 agrees to the data of the British Society of motor-car manufacturers and autodealers (SMMT). Has fallen almost half in comparison with December 2007.