SAO PAULO – Brazil’s second-largest steel group, Usiminas, has signed an agreement with Honda to supply 100% of the steel used in the Fit car launched in Brazil last month. Usiminas to supply steel for Honda Fit. in Brazil. Usiminas supplies 56% of the Brazilian auto industry’s 1.5 million-ton annual demand for steel. The Fit, produced in Sumare, Sao Paulo, is a monovolume (small minvans) vehicle launched in June 2001 in Japan, and is the second model that Honda produces in ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Usiminas to Supply Steel to Honda" 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