UPDATE 1-VW's Mexico unit to cut output as demand slows


(Adds union's reaction in paragraphs 5, 8, 11-12) MEXICO CITY, June 30 (Reuters) - The Mexican unit of German auto firm Volkswagen AG said on Monday it will slash output by 23 percent and could cut up to 2,000 jobs because of slower demand for its models in export markets. VW spokeswoman Christine Kuhlmeyer said the reductions at the plant in Puebla, southeast of Mexico City, would begin in August. "Sales of our models in export markets are below the planned levels, and that is why the ...

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