News Automotive General
April 28, 2020  

NA auto factories likely to stay closed another 2 weeks

Detroit Three factories idling for more than a month due to fears of spreading the coronavirus.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 25, 2020  

China lifting last controls in province at outbreak’s centre

Residents of Wuhan where the coronavirus emerged are allowed out of the city but cannot leave Hubei until April 8.

News General
February 4, 2020  

Clock is ticking for companies that depend on China imports

Factories would need to start ramping up production by March 15.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 23, 2019  

As global economic picture dims, solutions seem out of reach

Partly reflects US President Donald Trump’s combative trade conflicts with China and other countries.

News Manufacturing Economy
November 1, 2018  

US factories grew more slowly in October

Trade disputes are taking a toll.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 3, 2018  

US factories register faster than expected growth in June

But the effects of retaliatory tariffs and rising dollar could impact growth.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
January 19, 2017  

Beijing to spend $2.7B on cleaning capital’s air

Some funding will be used to close or upgrade more than 2,000 polluting factories.

News Manufacturing General
May 22, 2014  

Vietnam helping manufacturers hit in anti-China riots

Businesses will tax breaks and reduced import and export tariffs.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
May 22, 2014  

Unilever sells Ragu, Bertolli for $2.15B

Mizkan gets US factories in Kentucky and California as part of the deal.

News Automotive General
April 21, 2014  

GM boosting China production capacity to 5 million

Automaker and partners in the midst of a $12 billion investment program

News Government General
March 21, 2014  

Wynne: You’re safe with a Liberal government

She says Ontario can’t afford to experiment with right-leaning Tory policies.

News Energy General Sustainability
March 13, 2014  

US gas could be a tool against Russian coercion

But it’s not ready to use: no way to get enough supply across the Atlantic

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 13, 2014  

US gas could be a tool against Russian coercion

But it’s not ready to use: no ay to get enough supply across the Atlantic.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
November 19, 2013  

Honda counts on lean in Japan for hybrid Fit

Plans to export production methods to its plants globally

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
September 25, 2013  

More than 100 Bangladesh garment factories shut

Workers continue protests over wages, police battling demonstrators.