Numbers tell the story of large operating losses

Carney, Susan
February 2001
Automotive News;2/5/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5915, p115
Trade Publication
Reports the operating losses of Chrysler group in the United States. Comparison of the overall sales in January for 2000 and 2001; Reflection of sales slowdown; Outline of the actions taken to ease the company crisis.


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