Q&A: Freudenberg-NOK exec Norton shares tips for surviving in today's auto world

June 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;6/15/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 23, p13
Trade Publication
The article presents an interview with Brad Norton, Freudenberg's president of automotive sales and president of Corteco Americas. Norton said that scheduled shutdowns of Chrysler, General Motors, Toyota and Honda will lead to further drop in automobile parts supplier market. Norton said that tier supplier should have a clearly defined Plan B if further downturns arise. He predicts further fallout, and the process will continue through 2009.


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