Dong-Jin Kim, Ph.D., Vice Chairman & CEO of Hyundai, talks about exporting vehicles to Russia. Vice-Chairman Kim shines in his understanding of global economics and politics in Russia and Latin America. Hyundai has done a feasibility study on where to put their next plant. Where will it be?
Dong-Jin Kim, Ph.D., Vice Chairman & CEO of Hyundai, talks about Hyundai's manufacturing plants. Assan plant is about ten years old and Hyundai has built six or seven plants since then. Slovakia, Brazil and Georgia, U.S.A. will all have plants opening soon. Hyundai owns a steel company and is looking at procuring iron ore from [...]
Dong-Jin Kim, Ph.D., Vice Chairman & CEO of Hyundai, talks about Hyundai and bringing increasing car dealers and how Hyundai will increase it's sales in 2008 by 100,000. Why were they so constrained last year?
I started the week in Los Angeles at the Shell Eco-marathon where 20 Universities from North America were competing in a challenge to see who could make a car that could go the most miles per gallon. Each school had a different story; the hydrogen group was there with their teacher, Robert Franz, who had [...]