UPDATE 1-Bridgestone to spend Y50 bln on 2nd India plant

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* New plant to start production in 2013 * Daily capacity to reach 10,000 passenger car tyres by 2020 * Expects demand to jump on construction of highways (Adds details) TOKYO, March 30 (Reuters) - Bridgestone Corp said on Tuesday it will build a second tyre plant in India to meet demand which it expects to grow "significantly" on the back of highway construction. Bridgestone, Japan's largest maker of tyres, said it will spend about 50 billion yen ($540.4 million) on new production ...

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