TITLE

Makers balk at sharing ships with military

AUTHOR(S)
Stoffer, Harry
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;10/22/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5954, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the approval of a bill with a provision that compels automobile importers to use ships with federal subsidies for military cargo in United States. Details of the rates of the dominant automobile manufacturers; Impact of the provision to the manufacturers; Construction of ships for military cargo.
ACCESSION #
5459503

 

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