This volume approaches the history of Japanese-German relations from a business history perspective. Starting with an overview of Japanese-German relations which focuses on the environment, strategies and forms of inter-firm relations, Akira Kudo then uses case studies to provide a broader picture, before finally considering strategy, organisational strategy and technology and management transfer in the light of problems identified earlier.In 1911, Bosch began its first agency arrangement with the Yokohama trading company Andrews aamp; George, and inthe following year itopeneda repair shop inthesame city. ... C. Illies handled automobile partsand accessories suchas electromagnetic plugs, fuel supply parts, lighting appliances, andstarters. ... Its patent forthe manual switchboard, in January 1881, also followed theoriginal American patent.
|Title||:||Japanese-German Business Relations|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2012-10-02|