UPDATE 1-Isuzu, UAZ agree to study joint venture in Russia


(Adds trading company Sojitz) TOKYO, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Japanese truck maker Isuzu Motors Ltd. said in a statement on Wednesday it had agreed with Russian partner Severstal-Avto and Japanese trading company Sojitz Holdings Corp. to consider forming a joint venture to produce and sell trucks in Russia. Isuzu last year consigned production of light-duty trucks to Severstal-Avto unit UAZ in Russia, but output at the plant in Ulyanovsk has approached maximum capacity. Sojitz, Japan's ...

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