GM supply numbers still show some trouble spotsOct. 23
General Motors has aggressively cut inventory and production levels this year amid plateauing U.S. sales and pressure from Wall Street to align production with demand. But it may not be done downsizing its operations just yet.
U.S. content in Mexican-built autos higher than argued, says industry groupOct. 10
Hyundai, Kia to shut down plants as Irma approachesSept. 11
Mexico's auto plants continue torrid paceSept. 10
The momentum from a slew of auto industry investments in recent years has carried the industry in Mexico to peak capacity. And that's likely to continue as new plants and plant expansions come online, industry officials say.
GM to move GMC Terrain production to Mexico from Canada, report saysJan. 9
General Motors plans to move production of its revamped GMC Terrain to Mexico from Canada and expand production of the Ingersoll, Ont., plant’s Chevrolet Equinox, reflecting the growing popularity of compact SUVs.
NAFTA could be replaced by Canada-U.S. trade deal, experts suggestNov. 9, 2016
The North American Free Trade Agreement could be replaced by a bilateral pact between only Canada and the U.S. under the presidency of Donald Trump, two CIBC economists told their clients immediately after the election.
First Shift: Grand jury probes FCA salesJuly 27, 2016
First Shift: Italian-made Dodge JourneyJune 20, 2016
AutoNews Now: Dealer sues VW over diesel scandalApril 6, 2016
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Will Ford prove Trump right after all?Feb. 15, 2016
As it turns out, Donald Trump was right about Ford Motor Co. Sort of.
Last year, Trump criticized Ford for announcing a new assembly plant in Mexico that would shift production away from the U.S. It hadn't -- and Ford CEO Mark Fields fired back.
No wonder Japanese praise trade pactOct. 12, 2015
Compared with the disgruntled murmuring from Detroit, the reaction of Japanese automakers to the historic Pacific Rim trade pact was one of elation. And rightly so -- at least from their point of view.