Brand VW raises the bar for productivity, reduces costs and reduces carbon emissions in factories.
Thursday brand of the Volkswagen Group, VW said on improving performance, reducing costs and achieving the goals to reduce carbon emissions in factories of the automaker.
“Our strategy is working. We will increase our capacity by more than 6 percent and will reduce production costs per car for the first time in 2013”, said the VW Board member for production and logistics Andreas Tostmann.
According to him, earlier, a performance goal was 5 percent. VW said that the cost reduction that factories were producing in 2019 at the personnel support procurement and General overhead expenses, amounted to 500 million euros (547 million dollars).
According to the automaker, this will contribute to target cost reduction in these areas for a total amount of EUR 2 billion between 2019 and 2023 years.
VW said that the carbon dioxide emissions of the vehicle was reduced by 22 percent in the period from 2015 to the first half of 2019. The automaker has a goal to halve CO2 emissions by 2025 compared with the figure of 2015.