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The car industry accounts for 3% of European GDP and 7% of employment in the manufacturing sector, and is emerging as a key sector in the European economy. The European car industry must be strong in its resolve to meet the challenges of preserving and improving the sector's global competitiveness while achieving further progress in terms of safety and environmental performance and guaranteeing acceptable prices for consumers.