Strikes against Hyundai and Kia by unionized workers in Korea have hit parent Hyundai Motor Group hard. Total production lost through partial strikes that were launched Aug. 20 is estimated at 21,392 vehicles valued at 438.3 billion won ($394 million). Hyundai has taken the biggest hit, with total production losses of 20,130 vehicles valued at 416 billion won ($373 million). The larger of the two branches lost output in two days of 4-hour partial strikes Aug. 20-21, as well as 8-hour ...

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