TITLE

A Mixed Year Ahead

AUTHOR(S)
ROBINET, MICHAEL E.
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Feb99, Vol. 111 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the operational performance of the North American automobile industry in 1998. Vehicle production for 1998; Impact of marketing incentives at General Motors; Production forecasts for 1999.
ACCESSION #
1554913

 

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