The automaker decided to keep the payments scheduled prior to the start of the pandemic. Employees will receive at 9,700 euros for 2019.
Porsche lists its employees a premium for 2019 in the amount of 9700 Euro announced sports car manufacturer on Wednesday, April 8. Of this amount, 700 euros, as a year ago, will be used as a pension contribution each employee. Payments will be made, despite the decline in profits, the crisis and the pessimistic expectations in the automotive industry.
At the same time Porsche is calling on its 27 000 employees in Germany to donate part of the money to charities. The members of the Board of Directors of the company promise to do so with their awards.
In connection with the pandemic coronavirus currently work in factories Porsche suspended and employees work part time. However, the decision to award to employees for the year 2019 was adopted before the crisis. Last year, the automaker showed a record turnover of 28.5 billion euros.
Previously, Porsche, like other German corporations, has donated five million euros and offered technical support and assistance in the procurement of medical supplies for the crisis headquarters in Germany to combat the epidemic.