TITLE

Big Troubles for Big Three Vex Processors

AUTHOR(S)
Markham, Dan
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Feb2006, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the optimism of U.S. toll processing executives for 2006 despite worries about the future of domestic automakers such as General Motors, Ford and Chrysler. Processors envision a more competitive market resulting from any changes the automakers and their parts suppliers make in business practices. They are willing to welcome challenges caused by the strong economy and consolidation of the trucking industry.
ACCESSION #
19970171

 

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