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Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors Expand OEM Business in Japan

Last week, Japanese automakers Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation announced that both companies are strengthening their collaboration by expanding the number of models they make for each other in the Japanese Domestic Market.     The summary of the OEM supply agreements as below:- 1. Nissan will provide the Fuga luxury sedan to Mitsubishi Motors starting from ...

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Nissan to Expand Output in North and Latin America by 2015

Nissan Motor Co. will sharply expand production in North and Latin America by 2015 to meet robust sales in overseas markets and avert a loss resulting from a stronger yen.   About 70% of the 1.4 million vehicles to be sold in those two markets are produced at Nissan’s American factories. As a result of the expansion, 85% of vehicles ...

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Nissan Joint Venture With Dongfeng to Invest 50 Billion Yuan for Expansion

Nissan Motor Co. announced a 50 billion Yuan ($7.7 billion) expansion plan for China from 2011 to 2015. It expects to increase sales to 2.3 million vehicles by 2015 from 1.28 million last year. This is also part of a global strategy to focus on faster-growing emerging markets and reduce reliance on the United States.   Nissan did a 50-50 ...

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Nissan Sunderland Plant Celebrates Production of 1 Million Qashqai

Although not many people know how to pronounce the name of this car properly, but the staffs at Nissan Sunderland Plant are celebrating the production of their one millionth Nissan Qashqai. The track records indicated that this car as one of the most successful British-built cars ever.     The landmark vehicle was driven off the production line 4 years, ...

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Japan’s March Auto Sales The Worst Since 1968 ; Japan Auto Parts Supplies Remains Fluid

  After the Japan massive earthquake and tsunami on March 11, 2011, the latest report on Japan’s March auto sales are reportedly the worst they’ve been since 1968. Overall vehicle sales were down 44.2% from the same month in 2010, while sales of all light cars were down a similarly colossal 32.5% on the month.   With many Japanese automakers ...

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