Exports and Imports
A German port pushes back against Trump's tough talk on tradeFri, 17, Mar 2017
Germany's Bremerhaven port once handled some 700,000 vehicles a year. That tally has since surged to 2.1 million, fueled by a sharp increase in trade. But President Trump's tough talk on foreign trade has many German workers worried.
Delphi says automated work may come to U.S. from MexicoThu, 02, Feb 2017
Toyota asks U.S. dealers to help fight Republican border tax pushTue, 31, Jan 2017
Days before a group of Republican lawmakers were due to discuss their party's controversial proposal to tax all imports, Toyota sent an urgent message to its U.S. dealers -- tell the politicians the tax would seriously hurt car buyers.
Trump picks inconvenient time to push for new U.S. auto factoriesWed, 25, Jan 2017
President Donald Trump is asking the Detroit 3 automakers to invest in domestic manufacturing at a bad time. Car sales have gained for seven-straight years after the U.S. auto bailouts and the financial crisis, a streak that's close to running out of gas.
Trump tells automakers, manufacturers U.S. will cut regulations, taxesMon, 23, Jan 2017
President Trump met with a dozen prominent American manufacturers, such as Ford and Tesla, and promised them he would slash regulations and cut corporate taxes, but warned them again of penalties if they move production outside the country.
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.