Mexico emerges from 'lost decade'Mon, 18, Jul 2016
For years, Mexico, with the second-largest economy in Latin America, at times was lucky to sell a million new vehicles a year locally while it exported twice that number. Now, the narrative has flipped.
China lifts stake caps on foreign motorcycle, battery manufacturersWed, 20, Jul 2016
China’s central government said it’ll exempt foreign makers of motorcycles and batteries from ownership limits in their manufacturing operations, revising a key industrial policy just as rulemakers consider similar measures for car companies.
The struggle to undo NAFTA's unintended consequencesMon, 18, Jul 2016
Nafta doesn't deserve all the credit for the explosive growth of Mexico's auto industry. Neither does it deserve all the blame for the flow of cheap, imported used cars that depressed the new-vehicle market here for much of the past decade.
EU trade deals with U.S. and Canada at risk, minister saysTue, 05, Jul 2016
A free trade deal being negotiated by the EU and the U.S. is at a dead end and an agreement with Canada is also at risk, Italy's industry minister said. Carlo Calenda said confidence in the negotiations was lacking.
Brexit looks bleaker than the worst-case scenariosMon, 04, Jul 2016
Ten days into the digestion of a United Kingdom vote for a separation from the European Union, and the analysis is crystal clear: Brexit is a flat-out mess. A quagmire. Its potential impact has some leaders worried that even their worst-case scenarios weren't bad enough.
GM economist sees negligible impact of Brexit on U.S. autos, for nowWed, 29, Jun 2016
It is too soon to measure the impact of the British vote to leave the EU on General Motors, but the decision will likely not have much effect on the company in its home market, GM's chief economist said on Wednesday.
Supplier planning hits the brakesMon, 27, Jun 2016
The U.K. vote to exit the European Union leaves suppliers in the dark on future investment until new EU trade deals can be adopted.
Goodbye to the Europe I knewMon, 27, Jun 2016
I am deeply shocked and disappointed by the decision of British voters to leave the European Union. A place I loved called Britain may no longer be so great any more.
International trade makes America workMon, 27, Jun 2016
The established punching bag of this election cycle isn't just the Washington establishment, it's also international trade. The 2016 campaign has turned political norms on their heads, so maybe we shouldn't be surprised to see so many so wrong about something so simple. And the facts are simple.