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  MSN Encarta - Automobile Industry
Automobile Industry, industry that produces automobiles and other gasoline-powered vehicles, such as buses, trucks, and motorcycles.
The automobile industry is one of the most important industries in the world, affecting not only the economy but also the cultures of the world.
Nevertheless, the automobile industry continues to be an important source of employment and transportation for millions of people worldwide.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761563934/Automobile_Industry.html   (828 words)

  
 Promoting the Automobile Industry. Japan's Auto Industry. About JAMA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
In 1950, while automobile manufacturers were striving to rebuild the Japanese motor vehicle industry, considerable attention was paid to the opinion expressed by Mr.
Ichimada's view, it was "meaningless for Japan to develop its automobile industry with the present international division of labor" ; in other words, it would be impossible for Japanese automobile manufacturers to hold their own against the great European and American manufacturers.
As economic and industrial reconstruction progressed, regulations imposed in the aftermath of the war were gradually eased.
www.jama.org /about/industry5.htm   (1207 words)

  
 Automobile Industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Main purpose of automobile industry development in Russia is the increase of competitiveness in the external and internal markets.
Automobiles with high carrying capacity of 26-30 tons are supposed to make on the basis of already existing KAMAZ-6520 and the some parts and aggregates for this automobile will be transferred from existing automobiles, other parts will be developed.
The automobile passenger transport is a major element of a social and economic infrastructure of Russia.
www.fipc.ru /fipc/reviews/auto.html   (17423 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Automobile Industry
Automobiles as we know them today are the product of centuries of tinkering and innovation.
Several small automobile manufacturers were making cars in the early 1900s, but American Henry Ford helped popularize the idea that anyone could own a car.
Numerous automobile manufacturers, both big and small, existed during the early years of the industry, but increased competition began to reduce the number of companies.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761563934_3/Automobile_Industry.html   (1185 words)

  
 The Industry Handbook - Automobiles
The auto manufacturing industry is considered to be highly capital and labor intensive.
Historically, it was thought that the American automobile industry and the Big Three were safe.
The auto industry is considered to be an oligopoly, which helps to minimize the effects of price-based competition.
www.investopedia.com /features/industryhandbook/automobile.asp   (1536 words)

  
 Industry reports, business reports, industry news from reportSURE
Industry analysis is a vital part of the decision-making process in business.
Changing technology, for example, has had a major impact on all industries, but the repercussions are arguably more evident in the telecommunications industry – the ratio of fixed line to wireless subscribers is just one point to consider, especially in developing nations where the infrastructure to support fixed line services is prohibitively expensive.
If it is information on the auto industry as a whole, chemical companies, or the banking industry, or a pharmaceutical industry profile, or just a general global overview of an industry that we cover, then reportSURE reports offer an ideal way to increase knowledge quickly and effectively.
www.reportSURE.com   (788 words)

  
 Automobile industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The total turnover of the automobile industry was approximately Rs.498 billion in FY 2002.
Indian automobile industry is well protected with the import tariffs being as high as 60% for new completely built units (CBUs) and 105% for old vehicles.
All segments of the automobile industry have seen growth in FY ‘03, with the mostsignificant being the turnaround in the commercial vehicle industry.
www.careratings.com /Current/3/55.htm   (1317 words)

  
 WTO and the automobile industry -DAWN - Business; 4, April 2005
Automobile assemblers will, however, not as such be affected by this decision as they will have the option of importing the deleted auto parts from international sources including China, Korea and Taiwan or to procure them from the indigenous vendor industry.
On the contrary, if the CKD automobile suppliers insist Pakistani automobile assemblers to procure 100 per cent CKD automobiles from them, there is a possibility of increase in prices for a number of reasons including quality and increase in their own sales which were currently being met through LCR at lower prices.
There is a tendency of under-invoicing and mis-declaration in the import of automobile parts, which is not likely to raise enough collection of customs duty to compensate the sales tax being collected from the domestic vendor industry.
www.dawn.com /2005/04/04/ebr9.htm   (812 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - automobile industry, Business & Occupation, (Businesses And Occupations) - Encyclopedia
automobile industry, the business of producing and selling self-powered vehicles, including passenger cars, trucks, farm equipment, and other commercial vehicles.
By allowing consumers to commute long distances for work, shopping, and entertainment, the auto industry has encouraged the development of an extensive road system, made possible the growth of suburbs and shopping centers around major cities, and played a key role in the growth of ancillary industries, such as the oil and travel businesses.
The auto industry has become one of the largest purchasers of many key industrial products, such as steel.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/A/automobind.html   (235 words)

  
 Automobile Parts Industry
The organization communicates the true makeup of today's American automobile industry and creates an awareness of the contributions international automobile manufacturers make in America.
AIAM also serves as the international auto industry's advocate on federal and state regulatory issues.
SEMA is the guardian and leader of the specialty parts industry.
www.itds.treas.gov /autoindustry.html   (608 words)

  
 [Report] Indian Automobile Industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The automobile industry is one of the core industries in India economy, whose prospect is reflective of the economic resilience of the economy.
The automobile industry in India is gradually evolving to replicate those of developed countries.
The report focuses on the trends that are emerging in the industry across segments, namely, passenger cars/multi-utility vehicles, commercial vehicles, two-wheelers and tractors.
www.the-infoshop.com /study/sp9231_indian_automobile.html   (280 words)

  
 Automobile Industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The court ruled that where the purchase and sale of automobiles was the principal income-producing factor in a used car dealer's business, requiring the use of an inventory, the dealer was required to use the accrual method of accounting.
Therefore, in states such as Michigan, it is common practice to an automobile dealer to establish a "dealer-related" insurance agency with a family member of the owner as an officer or owner of the dealer-related agency.
It is a common industry practice for the new trade-in to be assigned a new stock number that is a subset of the original stock number.
www.pro1040.com /automobile_industry_mssp.htm   (21570 words)

  
 Federal Foreign Office - Facts about Germany: The automobile industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The automobile industry has a long tradition in the east German states as well.
In 2001 alone, the automobile industry invested more than € 800 million in east German states.
All in all, the west German automobile industry has invested around € 3.5 billion in east German states over the past few years.
www.tatsachen-ueber-deutschland.de /596.55.html   (187 words)

  
 automobile industry --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia
The industry's principal products are passenger automobiles and light trucks, including pickups, vans, and sport utility vehicles.
The automobile industry, one of the world's major manufacturing industries, encompasses all companies and activities involved in the...
Industry produces all the goods and services required by society and distributes them to consumers.
www.britannica.com /ebi/article-9273030   (814 words)

  
 automobile industry -> Industry History on Encyclopedia.com 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
French companies set the design of the modern auto by placing the engine over the front axle in the 1890s and U.S. manufacturers made important advances in the mass production of the auto by introducing cars with interchangeable machine-produced parts (one such car was created by Ransom E. Olds in 1901).
Research and Markets : Increased demand for Indian automobiles has resulted in a large number of multi-national auto companies, especially from Japan, U. A., and Europe, entering the Indian market.
Research and Markets: Increased Demand for Indian Automobiles Has Resulted in a Large Number of Multi-National Auto Companies, Especially From Japan, U.S.A., and Europe, Entering the Indian Market.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/section/automobind_industryhistory.asp   (636 words)

  
 Automobile Industry, market research, business trends, companies, statistics, business analysis
Meanwhile, all of the biggest, most successful automobile industry firms have become totally global in nature.
Globalization is in evidence throughout the automobile industry.
Meanwhile, automobile manufacturers are using the latest in e-commerce methods to manage their supply chains and replenish their inventories.
www.plunkettresearch.com /automobile/automobile_almanac.htm   (627 words)

  
 Chinese Automobile Industry
The process of globalization in the automobile industry and accompanying global linkages have also begun to restructure the manufacturer-supplier relations in the Chinese auto industry.
But the conglomerate strategy ran into difficulties, because the local authorities that were interested in promoting local industrial development would continue to support the operation of the incompetent enterprises under their geographical jurisdiction,(12) often allowing them to continue to dump shoddy inputs on the assemblers, disregarding its concerns for quality.
The discussion so far suggests that China's integration with the globalizing auto industry is finding expression in not only the formal legal partnerships which its automotive enterprises have reached with their foreign counterparts, but also certain rules and standards in the economic system towards which they are gradually converging.
imvp.mit.edu /papers/94/Yang/yang-1.html   (14470 words)

  
 Imports and assembly of cars detrimental for automobile industry - Irna
Managing Director of 'Saipa' Automobile Group said here Saturday that car assembly and imports are detrimental to the domestic automobile sector.
Saipa Automotive Group exports over dlrs 60 million of automobile and automobile spare-parts in the last Iranian year (ended March 20), equaling over 70 percent of total vehicle parts exports, the company reported in July.
Logans are Type B of the L-90 series of Renault automobiles which operate on 1.6-liter engines each with 16 valves and 107 horsepower.
www.irna.ir /en/news/view/menu-234/0507310027031022.htm   (469 words)

  
 Industry Portals
Industry portals bring content (or links to it) to a central point often resulting in a community of visitors and sometimes in commerce.
A group of industry portals outside the USA is provided near the bottom of the page along with a brief list of general industry sites.
If you are researching an industry or a specific company, you might wish to visit our How to Learn About an Industry or a Specific Company site.
virtualpet.com /industry/mfg/mfg.htm   (729 words)

  
 Stardock: Entrepreneur
The auto industry is quite different than the computer industry in tactics and in mechanics.
This is where a lot of the cost and power consumption as well as the performance and reliability of your vehicle will come from.
Any feedback regarding the accuracy of the automobile DIM should be sent to bwardell@stardock.com (Brad Wardell) as he is the one who wrote the stats and while he has driven a car, we found him looking in the glove compartment the other day looking for the place where they keep "the engine thingy".
www.stardock.com /products/ent/auto.html   (369 words)

  
 Car - Automobile Industry analysis
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use Poster's five-forces to analysis of the competitiveness in the automobile industry in 2004.
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 automobile industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The internally reclaimed product produced is called "REFAX." The products are used by the automobile industry.
Advantages: There are long term environmental benefits due to the initial design: -The amount of recyclable plastics used will increase significantly in the near future with consequent savings in raw materials, and produced solid waste.
Keywords: Italy, automobile, automobile parts, petrochemical, product design, recycling, REFAX, olefin, plastics 10.
www.p2pays.org /ref/11/10939.htm   (276 words)

  
 auto statistics - auto data - news - articles
You can start a discussion, read what your industry colleagues have to say, and respond to their opinions.
All we ask is that you keep the conversation somehow related to the auto industry.
Ward’s takes the industry's pulse on the most treatening issues of the day.
wardsauto.com   (452 words)

  
 automobile industry - OneLook Dictionary Search
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Automobile Industry : Encarta® Online Encyclopedia, North American Edition [home, info]
automobile industry : US Envirionmental Protection Agency Terminology Reference System [home, info]
www.onelook.com /?loc=rescb&w=automobile+industry   (128 words)

  
 Organizations
DETROIT - German industrial giant Daimler-Benz, the maker of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars, has agreed to acquire Chrysler for more than $38 billion in stock in a deal that weds two companies whose image and corporate cultures are vastly different.
Since innovation knows no borders, Germany's largest industrial firm is teaming up with a handful of firms from across the globe to work on a technology that could revolutionize the auto industry.
This paper explores two questions: the geographical conditions associated with an altered relationship between automobile assembly and component firms in Europe; and the ways in which automotive component firms have restructured their operations on a global basis.
faculty.washington.edu /krumme/readings/cars.html   (1024 words)

  
 Govt empowered to ban automobile industry strike - Deccan Herald - Internet Edition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
In a judgement having far reaching consequences, the Karnataka High Court on Monday declared that the Government has the power to notify automobile industry as a Public Utility Service (PUS) to ban strike by the employees.
The court said that the intention of the Government in declaring automobile and auto component manufacturing units as PUS was to ensure that the workman and the management work together in the larger interest of the State.
The Government notification has to be seen in the light of changed industrial scenario due to globalisation and liberalisation, which demand that the wheels of the industry should keep on moving, the Court observed.
www.deccanherald.com /deccanherald/oct252005/state19393020051024.asp   (509 words)

  
 Research and Markets: Launching the Automobile Industry Almanac 2005
DUBLIN, Ireland, March 15 -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c14043) has announced the addition of The Automobile Industry Almanac 2005 to their offering.
A complete overview, industry analysis and automotive market research report can be found in one superb, value-priced package.
The corporate profiles section of the book includes proprietary, in-depth profiles of the 400 leading companies in all facets of the automobile industry.
www.theautochannel.com /news/2005/03/15/012194.html   (384 words)

  
 Auto Junction - Indian Automobile Industry - Guide - News - Consumer Guides, Free Reminder Service   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
More than a mode of transport, it is the glitz, glamor, n' passion that drives this world crazy.
The industry of wheels that keeps the nation on the move.
The who's who among the automobile majors, the autos that rule our roads and our hearts.
www.auto.indiamart.com   (257 words)

  
 Market Research-reference books & online business industry statistics, trends, corporate profiles, information.
Market Research-reference books and online business industry statistics, trends, corporate profiles, information.
Plunkett Research, Ltd. is the leading provider of industry sector analysis and research, industry trends and industry statistics.
Our research reports and online subscription service are used by the world’s top corporations, consultants, universities, libraries and government agencies.
www.plunkettresearch.com   (281 words)

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