Exports and Imports
GAC Motor in Detroit: A sign of the next new auto empireFeb. 12
Nissan will send U.S.-built Titans to ChinaNov. 17, 2017
GM launches China-built Chevy Sail exports to Mexico, CaribbeanOct. 30, 2017
Export hubOct. 30, 2017
BMW's Spartanburg, S.C., plant, which opened in 1994, has transformed from a small operation making only about 60,000 vehicles annually to a major exporting hub. The plant cranks out more than 400,000 vehicles a year to meet global crossover demand.
Jeep's Japan toeholdOct. 1, 2017
Jeep's success in Japan is testimony to global brand power that is attracting acquisition interest from China and beyond. It also counters the notion that it's impossible to sell American vehicles there.
Ports, plants made Alabama a playerSept. 11, 2017
Texas ports reopen while railroads struggleSept. 1, 2017
South Korea rejects U.S. request to revise trade agreementAug. 22, 2017
NAFTA negotiators aim for 'ambitious' start to talksAug. 15, 2017
Negotiators from Canada, Mexico and the United States are aiming for an "ambitious" first round of trade talks, a senior U.S. official said on Tuesday, as the countries try to fast-track a deal to modernize the 23-year-old pact by early next year.
VW to start Iran sales in August with local partnerJuly 4, 2017
VW will start sales of the Passat and Tiguan in Iran next month, ending a 17-year absence from the market. The move is expected to help the automaker reduce its reliance on volatile overseas markets such as China and Brazil.