Audi would take into account the annual inflation in 2023 with two elements. On the one hand, it would perform a A 12% basic salary increase from April 1, 2023, on the other hand, it would give a separate payment for 13 months for the period between April 1, 2023 and March 31, 2024. If the annual inflation in 2023 exceeds the pre-fixed rate, then Audi undertakes to compensate for the difference for the above period in a lump sum with effect from April 1, 2024.
The union is not satisfied with the proposal and considers the movement to be little compared to the previous proposal, and they draw attention to the fact that under such conditions they do not consider it likely that the positions will converge. The representatives of the trade union are preparing to develop a new proposal, which they plan to present at the next round of negotiations scheduled for March 9.
The last time the parties sat down at the negotiating table was on March 2, when the union demanded a 21% increase in the basic salary (instead of the previously determined 23%).