Remote control: A move to Tokyo

Rechtin, Mark
June 1999
Automotive News;6/7/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5823, p32
Trade Publication
Discusses an interview with Takashi Sonobe, head of Mitsubishi Motors Corp.'s sales and manufacturing operations in North America. Duties and responsibilities; Domicile; Product launching plans; Marketing strategies.


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