TITLE

N.A. output off 6.2% in August

AUTHOR(S)
Domby, Debi
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;9/10/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5947, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports developments in the automobile industry in the United States as of September 2001. Decrease in car and truck production in North America; Agreement between Volswagen AG and union negotiators in Puebla, Mexico; Cessation of car production in the no. 2 plant of General Motors Corp. in Janesville, Wisconsin.
ACCESSION #
5237851

 

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