Supply Chain

Driverless cars spell danger for one of world’s top part makers

6:47 am U.S. ET | Dec. 22, 2015

Jtekt, a Japanese company that once revolutionized the auto industry by inventing electric power steering, now finds itself on the wrong side of the latest technology innovation: driverless cars....
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Morocco seeks suppliers to help PSA, Renault, others boost local output

Dec. 16, 2015 06:01 CET

Morocco is accelerating measures to expand its supply base as it seeks to more than double vehicle production capacity to 1 million units in the next 10 years....
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Volkswagen will invest $340 million in South Africa

Aug. 27, 2015 15:52 CET

Volkswagen is investing more than $340 million in South Africa for new products and infrastructure. Automakers in the country, where Toyota, BMW and Mercedes also produce vehicles, are stepping up exports as the local market shrinks....
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Mercedes revamps its supply chain to trim costs

July 19, 2015 10:24 CET

Mercedes aims to reduce its logistics costs by about 20 percent per vehicle as the automaker invests hundreds of millions of euros in a global reorganization of its supply chain network....
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10 mobility startups get ready for big leagues at Detroit's Ford Field

3:43 pm U.S. ET | June 9, 2015

Ten startups with inventions ranging from a car-sharing platform for classic and exotic cars to logistics software for truckers have converged in Detroit for the summer as part of Techstars Mobility, Driven by Detroit....
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