Hot-selling exports still fuel Mexico production

Jewett, Dale
September 2000
Automotive News;9/25/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5895, p32
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase automobile production of assembly plants in Mexico due to the high consumer demand in the United States and Canada for Chrysler PT Cruiser, Ford Focus and redesigned Nissan Sentra. Total production of export vehicles; Total production output for August 2000; Number of PT Cruisers produced in August 2000.


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