Renault Samsung Motors Corp. posts a 166 billion won ($134 million) profit for fiscal 2002 on strong sales and cost-cutting efforts, bettering its own profitability target by two years. Sales rose 60% to 1.775 trillion won ($1.46 billion). Unit sales hit 117,087, and Renault Samsung now has 9.4% of the South Korean auto market. Of the total, 116,793 vehicles were sold in the home market, say reports. For 2003 the auto maker plans to sell 136,000 cars. It can now produce more vehicles ...

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