Mexico prepares its NAFTA caseSun, 04, Dec 2016
Trump's auto guy will be trade pragmatistSun, 04, Dec 2016
Trump's pick of Wilbur Ross to head Commerce puts a powerful auto industry investor in a role where he will influence trade talks and the U.S. business climate. But Ross' business moves have not been purely Trumpian.
Ford open to deals with Trump to keep jobs in U.S., Fields saysFri, 02, Dec 2016
Ford is willing to work with Donald Trump to keep jobs in the U.S. if he puts the right policies in place, CEO Mark Fields said. Ford still plans to move its Focus compact and C-Max hybrid to Mexico from a Michigan factory, but the company believes it can work with the new president to encourage economic growth in the U.S.
Ford CEO sees ‘pressure’ on business without softer mpg rulesFri, 02, Dec 2016
Ford plans to lobby President-elect Donald Trump to soften U.S. and state fuel-economy rules that hurt profits by forcing automakers to build more electric cars and hybrids than are warranted by customer demand.
Barra named to Trump panel on U.S. economy, jobsFri, 02, Dec 2016
Mexican officials hail NAFTA as critical to U.S.Thu, 01, Dec 2016
Mexican auto industry officials defended NAFTA as critical to U.S. economic competitiveness as they braced for talks between the Mexican government and Donald Trump's administration over the accord's future.
Primer for the new president, if only he would listenMon, 28, Nov 2016
If you ask Donald Trump, he just saved thousands of U.S. jobs that big, bad Ford Motor Co. was about to move from Louisville, Ky., to Mexico. To borrow a line from his recent debate performances: Wrong.
Trump plans to nominate Wilbur Ross to head U.S. Commerce DepartmentWed, 30, Nov 2016
President-elect Donald Trump said today he plans to nominate billionaire investor and auto supplier executive Wilbur Ross as Commerce secretary and Todd Ricketts, co-owner of the Chicago Cubs baseball team, as deputy Commerce secretary.
Trump to nominate Elaine Chao for transportation postTue, 29, Nov 2016
Along with regulation and trade, ideals are at stake in Trump eraMon, 28, Nov 2016
We may have gotten ahead of ourselves this month by sounding off on globalization and deregulation without stopping to comment on the tenor of the U.S. election campaign we just witnessed or the character of the man who won it.
Trump expected to tap Wilbur Ross for Commerce postThu, 24, Nov 2016
President-elect Donald Trump is expected to nominate as secretary of commerce investor Wilbur Ross, who became a billionaire by acquiring and restructuring troubled companies, according to a person familiar with the transition planning.
Trump is a 'game changer' for N.A. auto industry, Marchionne warnsThu, 24, Nov 2016
President-elect Donald Trump's critical stance toward free trade could affect Fiat Chrysler's business in North America, CEO Sergio Marchionne says. Trump's election “certainly is a game changer, mainly because I think that there are a number of conditions in the U.S. which are not yet spelled out,” Marchionne told Bloomberg on Thursday.