For Gm, The Word From Europe Is `Parts'

In the high-tech world of automotive components, it's hard to imagine a product more humdrum than car batteries. Yet in Sarreguemines, France, batteries are helping to generate tidy profits for General Motors Corp. Its factory there has become one of Europe's most efficient parts plants, supplying not only GM's Opel and Vauxhall units but also France's Peugeot and Honda's new British transplant.

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