Saab Automobile says it will cut up to 1,300 jobs as part of a restructuring aimed at returning the Swedish car marker to profitability in 2003. Saab blames its financial downfall on higher than expected launch costs for the new 9-3 sedan Most of the job losses will come from manufacturing operations in Sweden, while other cuts will be made in the sales and marketing and engineering organizations. The move comes weeks after Saab parent, General Motors Corp., installs new chief ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Saab to Cut 1,300 Jobs in Restructuring" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.