Ameo represents the automobile manufacturers based in South Africa: including BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Ford, Isuzu, Nissan, Toyota and VW.
The last three-year agreement had run out by the end of June 2019, and formal negotiations had started in July.
Numsa has some 300 000 members in the automotive industries,
In the final agreement, workers will get a 9 percent increase in year one, and then 7 percent in years two and 3 percent, or increases equal to inflation, whichever is greater. Inflation in July was at 4 percent.