BEIJING — DaimlerChrysler AG says it is switching the focus of its Asian commercial vehicle business to China. The automaker expects the short-term success of its Asian operations to be limited and is planning a gradual approach to the region. DC believes only four or five globally active commercial automakers will exist in the long run, centering around Europe and North America, leaving Asia's truckmakers to be absorbed by the larger global players. The automaker's next goal is to ...
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