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IT spending by US automakers to grow 1.8% by 2008

The struggles of automakers in the United States are holding back their IT spending. Annual growth will be 1.

The struggles of automakers in the United States are holding back their IT spending. Annual growth will be 1.8% from 2003 through 2008, increasing spending from $7.3 bln to nearly $8 bln, Gartner said.