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Japanese automakers get even higher profits as commodity prices drop


Toyota and Nissan, the two largest Japanese automakers could make higher profits because of the recent decline in commodity price declines – with internally produced cars even cheaper to manufacture. Commodities, such as steel and rubber, are seen by numerous analysts covering the industry, as one of the latest factors to consider when automakers factor in their declining prices into their ...
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