In an ongoing series covering how key international suppliers view imminent technical advances and market conditions, WEVTU presents excerpts of its interview with Masafumi Kume, director and general manager of the automotive coatings division at Kansai Paint Co. Ltd.: Q: What will be the major trends in automotive paint technology in the coming five to 10 years? A: There are three issues for us — product performance, cost and the environment. In product performance, we must make ...

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