Plant closing in Brazil jolts Dana

Kachadourian, Gail
February 2001
Automotive News;2/5/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5915, p114
Trade Publication
Reports the closing of DaimlerChrysler assembly plant in Campo Largo, Brazil. Components of the Rolling Chassis project; Impact of the economic depression on the plant; Actions of Dana Corp. to the impending closure. INSET: Chrysler cuts.


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