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June 25, 2015  

Canada’s auto industry driving towards increased profits

Production expected to grow by 2.5%; weaker loonie will increase profits to $2.3 billion this year.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
June 10, 2015  

Johnson Controls considering exit from automotive business

Car components division accounted for 50% of the company’s $42.83 billion in revenue last year.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production Technology
February 19, 2015  

Carbon fibre to go mainstream in auto production by 2025

Technology development will drive economic viability, but the window of opportunity is a small one.

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January 9, 2014  

Wanxiang says it would build next-gen Fisker EV in Delaware

That’s music to the ears of Delaware politicians, who announced with great fanfare in 2009 that Fisker would revive vehicle production.

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December 5, 2013  

Nissan looks to no frills China brand to drive revival

The Japanese automaker hopes its Venucia brand will build its share of China’s crowded auto market from 6% to 10%.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Production
November 29, 2013  

Cars made in Mexico may look identical, but safety depends on their final destination

Cars destined for Latin American markets are often produced without antilock braking systems, electronic stability control, or more than two air bags.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
November 27, 2013  

Judge approves initial motions in Fisker Automotive bankruptcy

A bankruptcy hearing for the troubled electric car-maker has been fast-tracked, scheduled for Jan. 3.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
November 20, 2013  

Hyundai to put hydrogen vehicle on the market by 2014

Korean automaker will make the first mass-produced fuel-cell vehicle sold in the North America.

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November 7, 2013  

Volvo plots return to the US market next year

The Swedish automaker is in the midst of an $11 billion turnaround plan that it hopes will double worldwide sales to 800,000 by 2020.

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April 19, 2013  

What’s left in the auto manufacturing tank?

Record sales are boosting production, but investments in Mexico and the US will wreak havoc on Canada’s sector.

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July 18, 2012  

Car production, business equipment boosts US industrial output

Factory output in the US rises by 0.7% in June as companies invest in vehicles and machinery.