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General Motors strike causes company big losses

General Motors strike causes company big losses Photo: AP Images .

October 09, 2019 03:50 AM

Industry analysts say the 23-day strike by General Motors workers has cost the company production of 165,000 cars and trucks.     

The strike by 49,000 United Auto Workers began on September 16th.      

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General Motors made another offer Monday and talks continued on Tuesday, but were hung up on large economic issues.      

The union wants hourly wage increases versus lump-sum payments favored by the company.       

Both sides also separated over pensions.

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