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VW's Skoda Auto deliveries fall 19.1% in 2020

Visitors check a Skoda vehicle at a sales event in Shanghai

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Global deliveries for Volkswagen's Skoda Auto fell 19.1% to 1.005 million vehicles in 2020, hit by the coronavirus pandemic and temporary outages, the Czech carmaker said on Tuesday.

The company saw its biggest drop in China, where deliveries fell 38.7%, it said.

(Reporting by Jason Hovet; Editing by Robert Muller)