TITLE

Mitsubishi seeks a partner

AUTHOR(S)
Crate, James R.; Rechtin, Mark
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/26/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5830, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Mitsubishi Motors Corp.'s negotiations with a merger partner. Rumors linking Mitsubishi with automakers Ford Motor Co., Fiat Auto SPA and DaimlerChrysler; Mitsubishi President Katsuhiko Kawasoe's denial that company is a takeover candidate; Possibility of company's eyeing a similar tie-up such as that between Nissan Motor Co. and Renault SA of France.
ACCESSION #
2141001

 

Related Articles

  • Mitsubishi throttles back. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;3/16/1998, Vol. 71 Issue 5757, p1 

    States that Mitsubishi Motors Corp. President Katsuhiko Kawasoe has a restructuring plan to restore the company to profitability. The plan to include consolidation, downsizing, and raising the usage of carryover parts; Comments from Kawasoe; The dollar amount of loss in 1997; Plants to be closed.

  • Mitsubishi not expected to go Ghosn's way. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;11/22/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5849, p6 

    Reports on Mitsubishi Motors Corp. President Katsuhiko Kawasoe's restructuring plan for the firm. Restructuring initiatives of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd's chief operating officer Carlos Ghosn; Speculation on the similarity of the firms' restructuring plans; Sales of Mitsubishi in Japan and the...

  • Mitsubishi president is swapping 'shopping lists'. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;11/30/1998, Vol. 73 Issue 5795, p8 

    Reports that Mitsubishi Motors Corp. has been exchanging `shopping lists' of possible collaborative ventures in talks with other companies, according to company president Katsuhiko Kawasoe. Company's plan to consider tie-up proposals to which brings mutual benefits to the partners; Mitsubishi's...

  • Mitsubishi Coy On Partnership. Kobe, Gerry // Automotive Industries;Aug99, Vol. 179 Issue 8, p18 

    Reports that Mitsubishi Motors Corp. President Katsuhiko Kawasoe stressed that he is not interested in anything less than a true equal partnership should his company consider a merger. Company's fundamental business position; Investment that Mitsubishi Motor Sales of America will receive for...

  • `Tough roads' require lower gear, CEO says. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;3/16/1998, Vol. 71 Issue 5757, p38 

    Presents comments from Katsuhiko Kawasoe, president of Mitsubishi Motor Corp. Priorities; Whether or not Kawasoe will close a Mitsubishi plant in Japan; Possibility of Kawasoe pulling Mitsubishi out of the United States market.

  • Kawasoe: We're watching Nissan-Renault.  // Automotive News;7/26/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5830, p57 

    Interviews Mitsubishi Motors Corp. President Katsuhiko Kawasoe. Survival as an independent; Positioning Mitsubishi truck operations for sale; Impact of downgrading of debt rating to `junk' status; Platform restructuring plan.

  • Kawasoe takes the heat. Treece, James B // Automotive News;9/4/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5892, p1 

    Focuses on the admission of Mitsubishi Motors Corp. president Katsuhiko Kawasoe of the carmaker's hidden-product recall scandal in Japan. Repercussions of the scandal for Kawasoe's career at the company; Media reaction to Kawasoe's initiative to take responsibility for the issue.

  • Mitsubishi's new CEO must remain Mr. Clean. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;9/25/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5895, p14 

    Comments on the resignation of Katsuhiko Kawasoe, president of Mitsubishi Motors Co., in relation to the hidden-recall scandal. Appointment of Takashi Sonobe as replacement of Kawasoe; Sonobe's denial of personal involvement in the scandal; Mitsubishi employees' cover-up of customer complaints...

  • Kawasoe vows housecleaning at Mitsubishi. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;8/28/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5890, p8 

    Reports on Japan-based car company Mitsubishi Motors Corp.'s product recall scandal as of August 28, 2000. Background on the company's violation of the product recall law in Japan; Implications for company president Katsuhiko Kawasoe; Impact on the company's business operations.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics