Toyota plans Brazil plant

Treece, James B.
August 1996
Automotive News;8/12/1996, Vol. 70 Issue 5673, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on Toyota Motor Corp.'s plan to build a greenfield plant in Brazil to produce 15,000 Corollas a year. Cost of factory; Expansion of Toyota's business activities in Latin America; World Trade Organization complaint filed by Japan against Brazil's automotive trade policy.


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