Falling yen slices price of Opel parts

October 1999
Automotive News;10/18/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5843, p20
Trade Publication
Cites automobile parts importer and distributor Yanase and Co.'s reduction of prices on replacement Opel parts sold in Japan. Price cut as a response to the strengthening of the Japanese yen; Role of a stronger yen in reducing the cost of imported goods in Japan.


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