Germany prepares for 'rough ride' under TrumpFri, 20, Jan 2017
Germany will need a new economic strategy geared toward Asia should the new U.S. administration start a trade war with China, Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said on Friday, warning against protectionism hours after President Donald Trump was sworn in.
Automakers will continue Mexico investments despite Trump threats, study saysWed, 18, Jan 2017
Ross tells Canada that U.S. will open NAFTA negotiations, report saysWed, 18, Jan 2017
Canadian officials say Wilbur Ross, the nominee for US commerce secretary, has indicated that a formal-notification letter to open negotiations on NAFTA will be sent to Canada and Mexico within days of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, according to the Globe and Mail newspaper.
U.S. to remain Germany's top export destination despite TrumpWed, 18, Jan 2017
German industry expects the United States to remain its most important export destination this year despite protectionist threats from President-elect Donald Trump, Germany's Chamber of Commerce and Industry said on Wednesday.
GM to invest $1 billion in U.S. manufacturing, move axle work from MexicoMon, 16, Jan 2017
General Motors today said it would invest $1 billion in its U.S. manufacturing operations to create or retain 1,500 jobs in this country. The automaker, in an announcement timed to ease pressure from President-elect Donald Trump, also said it would move production of pickup axles from Mexico to Michigan and create at least 5,000 more jobs in the nation in other parts of its business during the next few years.
Europe car sales rise nearly 7% to 9-year high in 2016Tue, 17, Jan 2017
Toyota's line into Trump: Mike PenceSun, 15, Jan 2017
Ford, Mich. officials mum on incentives for Flat Rock plant investmentTue, 10, Jan 2017
Ford and Michigan officials are being tight-lipped about state economic incentives the automaker will receive for the $700 million investment in its Flat Rock Assembly Plant for future production of electrified vehicles.
GM to move GMC Terrain production to Mexico from Canada, report saysMon, 09, Jan 2017
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.
Toyota plans to invest $10 billion in U.S. over five yearsMon, 09, Jan 2017
Toyota plans to invest $10 billion in the U.S. over the next five years, the same as in the previous five years, North America CEO Jim Lentz said on Monday, to meet demand and upgrade plants to build more fuel-efficient models.
Trump praises Ford, Fiat for U.S. investmentsMon, 09, Jan 2017
As Trump targets Toyota over Mexico, Nissan faces bigger riskFri, 06, Jan 2017
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has threatened Toyota over its Mexican-built cars, but the biggest risk from a punitive tariff would be for its compatriot Nissan, the largest automaker operating in the country.