MLADA BOLESLAV, Czech Republic, Feb 26 (Reuters) - Czech car maker Skoda Auto said on Thursday it sees 2004 profits holding steady year-on-year despite the costs of launching the new mid-sized model Octavia. East Europe's largest auto maker also said in an annual report that its does not expect any significant growth in sales this year due to subdued global demand. Skoda posted a 2003 net profit of 1.48 billion crowns ($57.56 million), down from 1.83 billion in 2002.
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Czech Skoda Auto sees flat 2004 profit, unit sales" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.