Japan's vehicle sales dip 2% in November

Treece, James B.
December 2001
Automotive News;12/17/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5962, p16
Trade Publication
Reports the decline of new-vehicle sales in Tokyo, Japan. Recognition of Volkswagen as the best selling automobile brand; Increase of minivehicle sales; Comparison between the sales of light vehicles and cars.


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