Technical Paper

Automotive development in fast growing markets

International Symposium on Niobium Microalloyed Sheet Steel for Automotive Application

Evolution of Automotive Production in Emerging Markets. Since several years the automotive industry is shifting production plants form traditional locations to new markets emerging in countries like China, India, Russia, Brazil, Turkey, Iran and the Central European states. The market growth in these countries is driven by: high growth rates; increased foreign direct investments; huge investments in infrastructure; huge middle class boosting consumption; large potential of educated low cost workforce... (AU)
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