Honda to consolidate Southeast Asian production

Newswire

TOKYO, Dec 31 (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co, Japan's second-largest automaker, plans to streamline its Southeast Asian production over the next few years in an efficiency drive, a newspaper said on Tuesday. Company sources said all local production of Honda's City subcompact would be centralised in Thailand by 2004, ending assembly in Indonesia and the Philippines, the Nihon Keizai Shimbun said. As a result, output capacity at Honda's Thai plant will be raised to 120,000 vehicles a year, up ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Honda to consolidate Southeast Asian production" 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!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×