: DaimlerChrysler to invest $40 billion in North America

06-07-05, 10:01 AM
Schrempp told a crowd that included Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm, congressional staff and lobbyists that the company maintains 37 factories in 13 states, pays 100,000 employees about $8 billion in annual wages and spends $36 billion on parts. (http://www.detnews.com/2005/autosinsider/0506/07/0auto-206881.htm)

06-07-05, 01:00 PM
They also said the "merger" with Chrysler was a partnership, not a take over, but we all know how that turned out!;)

06-08-05, 02:16 AM
I guess all the laid off GM employees know where to go.