The newspaper said Mitsubishi Motors is
increasingly relying on Southeast Asia to boost sales.
The plant, where Ford used to build SUVs but stopped operating
in 2012, has an annual manufacturing capacity of around 40,000
vehicles, the Nikkei said.
(Reporting by Yoko Kubota; editing by Dominic Lau and Paul Tait)
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