Talks resume in American Axle strike against GM
Face-to-face negotiations resumed this week as the two sides try to deal with issues of wage and benefit concessions sought by American Axle management. The company claims wages and benefits Reuters News story.
The Buffalo News reports the strike’s impact has been significant on workers in that region. With an inventory backlog, GM hasn’t had to worry about being able to deliver cars and trucks, but if the strike stretches much loonger, its poipular Chevy Malibu model may run short on inventory.
On Monday, American Axle CEO and chairman Richard Dauch and UAW president Ron Gettelfinger met privately.