On the ropes, auto parts suppliers seek help

Beene, Ryan
May 2009
Crain's Cleveland Business;5/18/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 20, p6
The article reports that Washington, D.C.-based lobbying group for U.S. auto parts suppliers, Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) is calling for direct financial assistance for ailing parts suppliers. MEMA's chief executive officer (CEO) Robert McKenna sent a letter to members of the U.S. Congress saying the authorization of new direct financial assistance and incentives for suppliers is needed to prevent many suppliers from permanently shutting down manufacturing operations.


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