TITLE

Akebono keeps up efforts to expand in major markets

AUTHOR(S)
Sherefkin, Robert
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/24/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5963, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the plans of Akebono Brake Industry Co. for global expansion despite economic problems in the United States. Risks for competing with American and European markets; Expectations from General Motors on company growth; Effect of capital and number of employees on company development.
ACCESSION #
5891582

 

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