Thai flooding deals automakers new blow
Oct 31, 2011 | 05:02 PM
CHICAGO Japanese auto brands had already faced tough times this year due to the March earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Now, historic flooding in Thailand is forcing automakers to halt production once again.
The spring disaster in Japan shut down production there, halting the flow of parts to assembly operations worldwide and leading to weak sales in North America due to low vehicle inventories. Now, as Thailand faces its worst flooding in 50 years, production of Toyota, Lexus and Honda models in both Thailand and Japan....
To access AMM's full content, please log in below. If you do not have an AMM account, we invite you to take a free trial or subscribe below.
Already a registered amm.com user?
Access to amm.com editorial content is granted only to paid subscribers and trialists. If you do not have an active account in your own name, please either subscribe or take a trial and you will have instant access to amm.com content. Sharing your login credentials with individuals who are not subscribers represents a violation of AMM copyright.
Every morning, every minute no matter how often you follow the markets, there's an AMM subscription to fit your needs.
Not sure if you are ready to invest in a subscription right now? Take a free, no-obligation trial. Start your free trial today.