SAO PAULO – The local auto industry posted its best May ever in terms of vehicle production, as 258,900 cars and trucks rolled off local assembly lines, topping year-ago by 7.2%. The May results also marked a 15.9% rise from April output levels. Industry employment, now at 110,700 workers, is at its highest level in 10 years, according to data from Anfavea, the national association of vehicle manufacturers. In May, alone, 1,427 new employees were hired industry-wide, the group says. ...

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