North American light vehicle plant capacity increased in the second quarter, both from first quarter and year-ago levels, based on a quarterly analysis by Ward's. Ford Motor Co. led in the Ward's production efficiency ratings during the second quarter, after ranking second behind DaimlerChrysler Corp. in the January-March period. The industry's light vehicle capacity utilization during April-June was 95.3%, compared to 94.9% in the first quarter and 94.3% during the same period last ...

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