Honda, Malaysian makers near plant venture

July 2000
Automotive News;7/3/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5882, p22
Trade Publication
Reports that Malaysia's Oriental Holdings Bhd. is exploring possible alliances with Honda Motor Co. and Diversified Resources Bhd. to build a car assembly plant. Expected increase in Southeast Asian automobile demand; Pledge of Southeast Asian countries to reduce taxes on automobile parts and vehicles produced in the region; Diversified Resources' ceding of control of Peruhasan Otomobil Nasional Bhd.


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