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US – Korea trade deal brings benefits for German and Japanese carmakers


While the Washington and Seoul trade agreement should be making the most benefits for the parts implied, it actually looks like the Japanese and German automakers reap the most. According to the Korea Automobile Importers and Distributors Association (KAIDA), German and Japanese automakers managed to boost Korean sales of US made cars nearly five times the numbers of 2011 – the ...
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