John Clancey: Pushing Full Steam Ahead In Asia

John P. Clancey may be based in Seattle, but he knows all the best running routes near Asia's major hotels. On the road 75% of the time, the fast-rising shipping executive finds time to get in six to eight miles each morning. And wherever his feet carry him, Bangkok, Beijing, or Surabaja, he sees signs of Japan's economic incursion. There's a new Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. plant near the Beijing airport, for example. "Thailand is like a Japanese suburb," he adds.

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