UPDATE 1-India's Maruti says high metal prices hurting


(Adds exports, shares) NEW DELHI, March 26 (Reuters) - Maruti Suzuki India Ltd , India's top car maker, aims to cut costs and improve productivity to offset a rise in metal prices, its chief executive said on Wednesday. "Prices of not only steel but aluminium, copper are rising and it is hurting car makers," Shinzo Nakanishi told reporters after launching a new car model, the Swift DZire. The car will be priced at between 449,000 rupees and 590,000 rupees ($11,197-$14,713) for petrol ...

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