Possibility of strike in Russian car factories

Possibility of strike in Russian car factories

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Izvestiya newspaper, workers from several car factories across Russia are getting ready to go on strike. Avtovaz employees complain about layoffs. Nissan workers protest against shifts put on off days. While trade union members at Volkswagen Kaluga are aware of possible layoffs, there’s discontent amongst workers about wages.

Yedinstvo Trade Union, organised at Avtovaz, has called for a protest on 31 October. The company president Bo Andersson promised a meeting with workers on 23 October, in response.