Wagon predicts rise in stamping outsourcing

Chew, Edmund
July 2000
Automotive News Europe;07/03/2000, Vol. 5 Issue 14, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on the statement issued by Nick Brayshaw, chief executive of Wagon PLC, regarding the possible trend of outsourcing among Europe's suppliers of car door systems and stampings. Details on the partnership between Wagon and Stola; Background information on the company.


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