Manufacture of transport equipment
29.1 - Manufacture of motor vehicles
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On 2 March 2009, the German car producer Volkswagen announced that it is to cut all 16,500 jobs for temporary agency workers worldwide. The job reduction is to be completed by the end of 2009. The job cuts are attributed to the drop in demand.