TITLE

Russia's AutoVAZ courts U.S. suppliers

AUTHOR(S)
Chappell, Lindsay
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;6/25/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5936, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Russian automobile manufacturer AutoVAZ is building a network of suppliers in the United States. Boca Raton, Florida-based United Forward Inc.'s role in feeding U.S.-made parts into Russian production; Plan of AutoVAZ, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and General Motors (GM) to launch a sport utility vehicle production line in Togliatti, Russia.
ACCESSION #
4749125

 

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