Research on Nissan Motors Philippines, Inc.

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Research on Nissan Motors Philippines, Inc.

Gallego, Reyjen
Ibasco, Robert
Marcelo, Mary Christine
Tolentino, Keziah
Ty, Rey Jumar

BSBA 4C

Nissan Motors Philippines, Inc.

Nissan Motors Philippines, Inc. (NMPI) is an affiliate of Nissan Motor Limited of Japan. It was established in April 1982. Shortly after its incorporation, it acquired the Volkswagen facility. As of the moment, it assembles passenger vehicles and serves its customers with around 200 employees. Moreover, there are seventeen authorized dealers of Nissan in the whole country.

Nissan Philippines Research

The ABS used in Mercedes-Benz, BMW, and Volvo cars is made in the Philippines. Ford, Toyota, Mitsubishi, and Nissan are the most prominent automakers that make cars in the country. A 2003 Canadian market research report predicted that further more investments in this sector were expected to grow in the next following years. Toyota has been the most used vehicle in the country. (http://pinkdoor.info/essay-on/External-Analysis-Of-The-Philippines/38204)

Automotive industry in the Philippines

New Motor Vehicle Development Programs (MVDPs)
However, the economic and political crisis in 1983 had a devastating impact on the expanding industry. Because of the declining market for Philippine exports and the resulting capital flight, the industry was left with only two international participants (PAMCOR-Mitsubishi Nissan) and in 1984. Furthermore, only 40 local parts manufacturers remained in operation, dramatically less than the participation of 220 firms 2 years before the crisis.
More comprehensive programs such as the Car Development Program (CDP) and the Commercial Vehicle Development Program (CVDP) were implemented to address the shortcomings of earlier development programs and to provide a long-term solution to the ensuing economic crisis. Previous requirements…...

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