Ford versus Fiat

Ciferri, Luca
June 2003
Automotive News Europe;6/2/2003 Supplement, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p43
Trade Publication
Looks at the operations of Ford Motor Co. in Italy. Problems faced by the company in Italy; Reason for the closure of the Trieste car plant in Italy; Mergers attempted by Ford with several Italian automobile companies.


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