As you might expect, we are talking about the economic crisis again. If the effect of this problem wouldn’t be visible enough, let’s take a look at a few numbers. In December of 2008, BMW has managed to sell 21.626 units of its cars in the United States. One year [...]
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The CEO of the car marker Fiat has recently made an interesting statement. Apparently, the crisis is having an important effect on the people from Fiat and they don’t want to take any chances. They have declared that they will take any measure necessary for the month of January, because [...]
BMW had a great success on the auto market in the last few years, especially in 2007. However, in November, a 25% decrease in sales has been noticed. The people from BMW are not worried because something like this is normal on the global economy background. Many automakers have bigger [...]
Like usual, BMW is trying to figure out if they’re doing better or worse than last year. Unfortunately, they are doing worse. Last year, the sales from the United States were 26.8% higher than this year. The same effect can be seen at BMW Group as a whole, but not [...]
Even with the recession problems, BMW is willing to invest 750 million US dollars in extending the BMW Spartanburg plant. The first actions will take place in 2010. This way, the BMW Spartanburg plant will be able to hire another 500 persons besides the 5,400 workers. With the new work [...]
BMW has been trying to outsell Mercedes-Benz in the last years and most of their efforts eventually paid off. In the last 10 years, BMW has managed to sell twice as many cars as they’ve used to, being the best premium car seller on the market. Everyone agrees that they’ve [...]