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(Automotive Engineering) a company that manufactures automobiles


(ˈkɑrˌmeɪ kər)

an automobile manufacturer.
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Noun1.carmaker - a business engaged in the manufacture of automobilescarmaker - a business engaged in the manufacture of automobiles
manufacturer, manufacturing business, maker - a business engaged in manufacturing some product
automobile industry - the manufacturers of automobiles considered collectively
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The automotive industry today employs approximately 97,000 people in Hungary, out of which 3,500 are highly qualified engineers.
As Europe prepares to cope with regulations dictating a sharp reduction in diesel emissions by 2010, CVRD Inco is creating a joint venture company with German-based Sud-Chemie AG to produce specialized materials to be used in exhaust filtration systems in the diesel automotive industry.
Recent M & A activity includes Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation's acquisition of China National Automotive Industry Corporation; Changan's purchase of Jiangling, and potential merger with Zhongxing.
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Wynnchurch Capital, Lake Forest, Ill., acquired Inverness Castings Group, Dowagiac, Mich., an aluminum diecaster servicing the automotive industry, from Atchison Casting Corp., Atchison, Kan., in October.
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Dura designs and manufactures cruise-control systems, cable-related systems and engineered mechanical components for the automotive industry. Dura is controlled by Onex Corporation, a diversified company incorporated in Canada.
The assembly is an ergonomic, one-piece pull handle and plastic bezel that represents the automotive industry's first use of a multiple (4)cavity air-assist molding process.
The Governments soon-to-be-unveiled Economy Protection Action Plan will encourage long-term, high rate of economic growth at least 2 percent higher than the EU average, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Pter Szijjrt announced at an automotive industry conference organised by the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) in Budapest on Wednesday.
Entrepreneur Development Minister Mohd Redzuan Yusof said the current government believed that the move could revitalise the national automotive industry.
The automotive industry is going to need large industrial zones and another 45,000 workers in the next three, four years because of the expected growth in component manufacturing.
Ahmed Samir, chairperson of the Industry Committee in the House of Representatives, said that the committee is waiting for the government to send the strategy of the automotive industry during the month of November.

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