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The automobile industry in Japan : a study of ancillary firm development

Author: 小野, 桂之介, ; Kōnosuke Odaka; Keinosuke Ono; Fumihiko Adachi
Publisher: Tokyo, Japan : Kinokuniya Co. ; Oxford, England : Oxford University Press, [1988]
Series: Economic research series (Hitotsubashi Daigaku. Keizai Kenkyūjo), no. 26.
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This book provides a short history of the Japanese automobile industry then examines the role of ancillary firms and parts procurement practices in the development of the Japanese automobile industry. Primary firms examined are Nissan and Toyota. Ancillary firms examined include Aisan, Kojima Press, Nippondenso, Maruyasu, the Yazaki Group, Topy Industries, Tokyo Radiator, and NGK Spark Plug Company.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Odaka, Kōnosuke, 1935-
Automobile industry in Japan.
Tokyo, Japan : Kinokuniya Co. ; Oxford, England : Oxford University Press, [1988]
(OCoLC)654648512
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 小野, 桂之介, ; Kōnosuke Odaka; Keinosuke Ono; Fumihiko Adachi
ISBN: 4314004878 9784314004879
OCLC Number: 19976084
Description: xv, 339 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Preface --
1. Introduction --
2. A short history of the Japanese automobile industry, 1900-71 --
3. The role of ancillary firms in the development of the Japanese automobile industry --
4. Selected primary firms --
5. Selected ancillary firms --
Parts procurement practices in the Japanese automobile industry: summary and interpretation --
7. Conclusion.
Series Title: Economic research series (Hitotsubashi Daigaku. Keizai Kenkyūjo), no. 26.
Responsibility: by Konosuke Odaka, Keinosuke Ono, Fumihiko Adachi.
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This book provides a short history of the Japanese automobile industry then examines the role of ancillary firms and parts procurement practices in the development of the Japanese automobile industry. Primary firms examined are Nissan and Toyota. Ancillary firms examined include Aisan, Kojima Press, Nippondenso, Maruyasu, the Yazaki Group, Topy Industries, Tokyo Radiator, and NGK Spark Plug Company.

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