Mohit Arora, Executive Director at Asia Pacific at J.D. Power and Associates discusses the impact of Abenomics on Japan automakers. He says the weakening yen has a direct impact on their bottom lines and that automakers are looking at diversifying their production basis globally rather than re-investing locally.» Read More
Mohit Arora, Executive Director at Asia Pacific at J.D. Power and Associates discusses the impact of Abenomics on Japan automakers. He says the weakening yen has a direct impact on their bottom lines and that automakers are looking at diversifying their production basis globally rather than re-investing locally.
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