VW safe from takeover even under new EU code -state premier


HANOVER, Germany, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Germany's Volkswagen AG will be able to protect itself from a hostile takeover even if the European Union overturns the so-called VW law, Lower Saxony state premier Sigmar Gabriel said on Friday. Gabriel told Reuters that the state, which owns 18.2 percent of Europe's largest carmaker, had a contingency plan in place to prevent a takeover. "This contingency plan is agreed with the company," Gabriel told Reuters, declining to give details. "I'm ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"VW safe from takeover even under new EU code -state premier" 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 WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×