Michelin cuts off GM Europe

Saint-Seine, Sylviane de
June 2002
Automotive News;6/3/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5985, p37
Trade Publication
Reports the decision of Michelin to stop supplying tires to vehicles of General Motors (GM) in Europe. Incompatibility of the purchasing policy of GM with strategy of targeted growth of Michelin; Plan of Michelin to focus on sales of high-quality and high-margin tires; Effect of the non-renewal of GM contract.


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