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November 2005
Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2005, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p5
Trade Publication
This article presents news in the automobile industry as of November 2005. Portfolio company, Polar Corp. has acquired two companies that will further strengthen the company's position in trailer parts distribution and in the Gulf Coast marine market. An increase in intermodal volume was posted for the third quarter of 2005. The Bridgestone Global Group of Companies donated to the American Red Cross for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. Net sales of Wabash National Corp. grew compared to the third quarter of 2004.


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