Japanese Earthquake Effects Ripple Across Global Auto Market

Japan earthquake

Automotive News - March 30, 2011

Glob­al­ly, automak­ers may give up pro­duc­tion of 600,000 vehi­cles by the end of March due to the earth­quake in Japan and the ensu­ing prob­lems. Man­u­fac­tur­ing at plants in North Amer­i­ca may be affect­ed when parts sup­plies start run­ning out as soon as ear­ly April.