UK: Qashqai success prompts Nissan Sunderland third shift
The success of Nissan's new Qashqai crossover - launched in Europe and Japan last year, and headed for Australia, has already prompted the opening of a second assembly line in Japan to build 24,000 units a year for that market. Now, Nissan's plant here in the UK is planning a third shift, creating 800 new jobs, to meet demand elsewhere.
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