Fiat Chrysler wants partners to keep N. America small car presence

miércoles 27 de enero de 2016 11:36 GYT

DETROIT Jan 27 (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said on Wednesday it wants to "solidify partnering opportunities to maintain market presence in compact and mid-size sedan segments" of the North American automotive industry.

The statement was included without amplification in a slide deck for the company's update to a five-year business plan issued after is released full-year 2015 and fourth quarter financial results.

The company in the same presentation said it wants to increase production of SUVs and pickup trucks to take advantage of a shift in the North American market, without building a new plant. (Reporting by Bernie Woodall; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)