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Auto Industry / GM Merger Plan / Ghosn #836274

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 03, 2006
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Poor sales for US automakers GM, DaimlerChrysler and Ford, and the announcement from Renault & Nissan that they are willing to discuss bringing GM into their global alliance reported.

(Tokyo: Barry Petersen) The role of Carlos Ghosn in turning around the fortunes of Renault & Nissan featured; pension & health care costs for US vs. Japanese automakers compared. [GHOSN – outlines the strengths of Japanese companies; states he would refuse if offered a job with GM.]

Reporter(s):
Mitchell, Russ;
Petersen, Barry
Duration:
00:02:50

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