Wave of strikes and agreements in Brazilian car industry

Workers at major car industry plants in Brazil went on strike during September in support of their demands for improved pay.

Belgium: Wildcat strike at Volvo Europa factory

Volvo Europa workers on Thursday

Workers at the truck factory in Oostakker, walked out during negotiations over pay.

Sweden: Volvo workers wildcat

Volve Umea plant

An unofficial strike broke out at a Volvo Trucks plant in Umeå on Thursday. 150 workers downed tools for one and a half hours.