Australian auto makers face dwindling profitability and increasingly are looking to export markets to survive, a preliminary review of the domestic auto industry finds. Former Victoria Premier Steve Bracks, who was appointed by the government to head the inquiry, is calling for public submissions on the review. A final report is due to be given to the government July 31. Domestic manufacturers faced trading losses of A$705 million ($644 million), or an 8% decline on sales, in 2006. The ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Government Review Questions Sustainability of Oz Auto Industry" 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
Lisa Williamson by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: (248) 799-2642