MUMBAI – Finalizing the acquisition of South Korea’s Ssangyong Motor Co. Ltd. by India’s Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. last month was just the start. The real success of the deal depends on a smooth integration of the two auto makers. A lot is at stake. Mahindra made an advance earnest money deposit of $37 million in November for its 70% stake, which is 10% of Ssangyong’s final equity-sale value. The $341 million balance will be paid by the Indian company three days before a meeting with ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" 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 pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: or phone: (248) 799-2622

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.