Sound deal

Japanese electronics group Matsushita is investing £13m at its Port Talbot site to build a factory to produce car audio speakers. Following a deal with Ford, the Japanese aim to produce nine million new car audio speakers by 2001. The grant-backed project secures 200 existing jobs on the site and will create a further 285 […]

Japanese electronics group Matsushita is investing £13m at its Port Talbot site to build a factory to produce car audio speakers. Following a deal with Ford, the Japanese aim to produce nine million new car audio speakers by 2001. The grant-backed project secures 200 existing jobs on the site and will create a further 285 over four years.