Siam VMC Automobile Co, Vietnam’s sole maker of 1-ton pickup trucks, is asking the government for assistance in getting back into production at its Chachoengsao plant. Wiwat Praepriwngam, Siam VMC president, recently sent a letter to Industry Minister Somsak Thepsuthin for his support in finding strategic partners or sources of capital. “I realize that the auto industry is just one among a number of strategic industries that receive full support from the government," he is quoted as ...

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