Honda ups overseas production TOKYO — Honda Motor Co. Ltd.'s overseas car and light-truck production exceeds its domestic levels in the first half of fiscal year 1999 — a first for any Japanese automaker, Honda reports. The company plans to further tip the production scale away from Japan. This year's April-September domestic production was 587,000 units, up 0.4% from the previous year, while overseas production of 608,000 units rose by 12.4%. The increase is due to Honda's expansion of ...

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