Exports and Imports

South Korea embraces European imports. Yes, South Korea

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24, 2014

Here is a fairly stunning statistic: South Koreans, long viewed as among the most nationalistic of car buyers, are on track to spend more on vehicle imports from Europe this year than their country takes in from its own vehicle exports....
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RICHARD TRUETT

BLOG: Assembly redo: How Mercedes' Sprinter dodges chicken tax

11:15 am U.S. ET | Nov. 18, 2014

A curious exercise in automobile manufacturing takes place daily inside the old, 350,000-square-foot Western Star truck plant here that is now owned by Daimler....
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Mexico auto output, exports rise in September

11:35 am U.S. ET | Oct. 6, 2014

Mexican auto production and exports rose in September compared with the same month last year, the Mexican Auto Industry Association said on Monday....
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EU asks WTO to rule on dispute with Russia over van exports

Sept. 15, 2014 16:15 CET

The EU wants the World Trade Organization to rule on its dispute with Russia after Moscow imposed tariffs on vans imported from Germany and Italy. The EU said Russia is illegally protecting its own producers....
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Japan exports fall despite favorable yen

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 15, 2014

Japan's auto exports finally may be decoupling from the yen after decades of yo-yoing up and down with exchange rates....
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EDITORIAL

Cancel Chinese invasion; cue the Volvo sedan

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 8, 2014

Next year, the Volvo S60L long-wheelbase sedan will become the first mainstream vehicle built in China to be sold in the U.S. That's hardly the wave of inexpensive vehicles from China's domestic automakers that many feared just a half decade ago....
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