Thai-Made Nissans Mark Japan Shift to Rival Fall of Last Shogun

Thai-Made Nissans Mark Japan Shift to Rival Fall of Last Shogun

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Mitsubishi Motors Corp. workers assemble Mirage vehicles on the production line at the company's plant in Laem Chabang, Thailand. Mitsubishi will join the nation’s top four carmakers in producing more units overseas than in Japan this year, according to Osamu Masuko, president of the Tokyo-based company.