SAO PAULO — DaimlerChrysler AG appears poised to assemble Mitsubishi Motors Corp. products in South America. DC Director for Latin America, Ben van Schaik, tells Ward's Automotive International the company is studying additional products for the underutilized Juiz de Fora plant in Brazil with a capacity of 70,000 units on three shifts. It assembled about 16,500 Mercedes A-Class last year, of which 12,000 were for Latin America. C-Class production has been added: 7,000 units this year for ...
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