VW to BMW Plot $25 Billion Building Boom to Cut Euro Risk

VW to BMW Plot $25 Billion Building Boom to Cut Euro Risk

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As the euro’s troubles persist and the yen surges, Volkswagen AG and its German carmaking peers are moving to further insulate themselves from the risks of further currency convulsions with plans to spend roughly $25 billion by 2017 to expand capacity outside Europe.