SEOUL – Korean auto maker Renault Samsung is cutting production at its plants here 20% for the month of April, following a reduction in overtime hours that began March 18. The moves are necessary due to the vehicle-parts shortage resulting from Japan’s devastating March 11 earthquake, tsunami and ensuing nuclear-reactor crisis. Renault Samsung obtains nearly 20% of its parts from Japan and, therefore, is more vunerable than other Korean auto makers. In comparison, the market’s biggest ...

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