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Toyota is poised to become top car seller in U.S.

...Co., Nissan Motor Co. and Hyundai Motor Co., all of which continue to expand their domestic lineups and manufacturing capacity. "What you're seeing from Toyota is an expansion into new segments, both on the production and sales side...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/30/bus_386833.shtml
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75,000 Ford workers to be offered buyouts

...new plan at 7 a.m. EDT today. The plan is likely to include job cuts and plant closings to bring Ford's manufacturing capacity in line with slumping demand for its vehicles. Mr. Kimmons said the packages offer $35,000 to $140,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/15/bus_96699.shtml
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Business briefs

...Company officials said losses are likely to continue through the first half of this year because of excess manufacturing capacity in the industry and a surplus of clothing in the marketplace. On Thursday, trading in Oneita's stock was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/24/bus_221130.shtml
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El Nino, Asian crisis eliminate wholesale price inflation in February

...Chicago. "The reason for this is that even though the economy is strong there's still a lot of excess (manufacturing) capacity." Falling goods prices, when combined with moderately increasing service prices, have reduced consumer inflation...

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Supply drops prices on TVs

...2010, discouraging consumers.- Makers of LCD panels invested profits from last year's buying spree in more manufacturing capacity. Thinking 2010 would be as strong as 2009, they flooded the market. But the economy didn't improve as expected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-11-25/supply-drops-prices-tvs
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Honda will add car production with new plant

...designed to increase fuel economy. Honda and rival Toyota Motor Corp. have been rapidly expanding North American manufacturing capacity to keep up with demand even as U.S. automakers General Motors Corp. and Ford Motor Co. are cutting thousands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/18/bus_81872.shtml
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Local mill to be company's largest, will add 300 jobs

...County Council Chairman Ronnie Young said. Kimberly-Clark spent two years deciding whether to increase its manufacturing capacity. The facility's mix of high quality and low operating costs combined with South Carolina's pro-business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/29/bus_79437.shtml
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Brief pinch expected at pumps

...remain shuttered almost a month after Hurricane Katrina, taking out more than 19 percent of the nation's fuel-manufacturing capacity. Analysts are paying particularly close attention to seven refineries in Lake Charles, La., and Beaumont...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/26/bus_6176.shtml
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Survey: Auto execs say 2003 was bad for profits

...Motor Co. remain poised to continue their expansion, aided by their own new vehicles and more North American manufacturing capacity. KPMG's survey backs that up. Fifty-three of the executives said they expect global market share for U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/03/bus_399691.shtml
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CEO says trade bill will hurt textiles

...compressed time frame it calls for," Mr. Nash said. Mr. Milliken warned against trading away America's manufacturing capacity and best jobs through one-sided trade agreements with poor countries that can't buy American goods but can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/25/bus_349548.shtml
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