“Tough month” hits JLR as takeover rumours abound
Weak market conditions in China have hurt Jaguar Land Rover sales in April 2019, as rumours of a merger with French carmakers PSA Group continue.
The company, which employs 4,000 staff at its Halewood plant in South Liverpool, said it had seen its “best ever” sales in the US, with a strong performance in the UK. However this was offset by massive declines in key overseas markets.
Overall JLR reported that retail sales in April 2019 were down 13.3%, with 39,185 vehicles sold, compared to April 2018.
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