(Recasts, adds regional projections and analyst quote) By Barani Krishnan KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 (Reuters) - Malaysia is set to lose its pole position in Southeast Asia's auto market to Thailand after sales dipped 12 percent in the first half of 2003, an industry group said on Thursday. Passenger car sales skidded to 161,265 units from January to June compared to 182,706 in the same 2002 period, the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) said. Total industry volume, including ...
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