Arson suspect says unpaid wages made him angry.
Chrysler’s adding 1,200 jobs at truck and engine plants, while Ford and GM introduce new models
Up to 2,000 involved at Apple iPhone supplier’s Taiyuan, China plant.
The company that makes Apple’s iPad says the factories will create 10,000 jobs.
30 employees affected, production moving to NY and Laval.
Imports also wane in new sign of weakness.
Automakers seek alternatives for resin used in fuel, brake lines.
Ford Motor Co. plans to build a $760 million auto assembly plant in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou, part of a doubling of its production capacity in the world’s biggest vehicle market as it strives to catch up with rivals.
Ford Motor Co. laid the cornerstone for a new $1 billion dollar factory in India on March 22, pressing ahead with expansion plans despite an uncertain outlook for Asia’s No. 3 economy where growth in car sales has recently waned.
Canada’s factories were humming in August, and US consumers were buying last month, strong indicators the North American recovery is alive and kicking.
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