Honda May China output down 16 pct, hit by strikes


TOKYO, June 28 (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co said on Monday its production in China fell 15.7 percent in May, marking the first year-on-year fall in 12 months as a string of strikes at suppliers forced it to suspend work at its local plants. Japan's second-biggest automaker made headlines last month by halting production on and off at its four car assembly factories in China, initially hit by a prolonged strike at a subsidiary's transmissions plant. That dispute, which ended in an agreement ...

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