Sunderland: Nissan's Shining Plant

Kimberley, William
February 2000
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Feb2000, Vol. 112 Issue 2, p20
Trade Publication
Features the car plant of Nissan company in Sunderland, England built in 1984. Implications of building the plant to its automotive industry; History of the commercial sale of its Nissan Bluebird in July 1986.


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