Examines the forces behind the current globalization of the motor vehicle industry, including direct foreign investments, megamergers, equity alliances, and joint ventures.Toyota consequently hedged its bets by first producing in California, where it already had a small facility, in a joint venture with the ... Furthermore, the existing Fremont, California, plant, which was to be used to make the subcompact Corolla model, ... parts to workstations when needed. ... The labor force is similarly not intimidated by the use of ition and computerized equipment to replace manual workanbsp;...
|Title||:||Global Alliances in the Motor Vehicle Industry|
|Author||:||Leslie S. Hiraoka|
|Publisher||:||Praeger Pub Text - 2001|