TITLE

Automotive crash: Forecasters see huge drop in auto build for second half

AUTHOR(S)
Snyder, Jesse
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;8/11/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the opinion of several consulting firms on the future of automotive industry of the U.S. Consulting firm CSM Worldwide Inc. forecasts industry wide second-half output of 6.39 million units in North America in 2008, 11.4% lower than the same period a year earlier. Global Insight Inc. expects 2008 output to be 13.2 million.
ACCESSION #
34282661

 

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