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Congress seeks compromise to boost computer chip industry

April 18, 2022

Via: ABC News

A global computer chip shortage has made it harder for consumers to get their hands on cars, computers and other modern-day necessities, so Congress is looking to boost chip manufacturing and research in the United States with billions of dollars […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Biden Plan to Combat Inflation with U.S. Manufacturing Faces Skepticism

April 8, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Economists and analysts are skeptical that a Biden administration push to increase domestic manufacturing will have the White House’s intended effect of meaningfully taming inflation. Administration officials have said that increasing domestic manufacturing would insulate the U.S. from the kinds […]


Industries, Manufacturing

VW to scrap models and focus on premium market -CFO tells FT

April 6, 2022

Via: Investing.com

German carmaker Volkswagen (DE:VOWG_p) will axe many combustion engine models by the end of the decade and sell fewer cars overall to concentrate on producing more profitable premium vehicles, its finance chief was quoted as saying on Wednesday. “The key […]


Industries, Manufacturing

With Toyota as partner, Mazda hopes to jump-start U.S. market

March 15, 2022

Via: Investing.com

A decade after Mazda Motor (OTC:MZDAY)’s cars disappeared from Ford Motor (NYSE:F)’s factory floors in Michigan, the Japanese automaker is once again building in the United States – this time with compatriot Toyota Motor (NYSE:TM). When the first Mazda CX-50 […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Why nickel’s spectacular surge could put the brakes on carmakers’ electric plans

March 8, 2022

Via: Sky News

The price of copper, just about the most important industrial metal hit an all-time high of $10,070 per tonne on the London Metal Exchange on Monday, while aluminium, another metal with wide industrial applications, also touched a record high. Zinc, […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Germany PMI Data Beat: Manufacturing (60.5), Services (52.2)

January 24, 2022

Via: DailyFX

Manufacturing data continues its strong run whereas services had dipped below the 50 mark in December, indicating a more pessimistic outlook for the services sector. Today’s surprise in the data places the services sector above the 50 mark once again. […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Ford pauses Maverick orders to keep up with huge demand for the $20,000 truck

January 24, 2022

Via: Markets Insider

Ford will temporarily pause orders for its Maverick pickup truck as it works to meet huge demand for the new, $20,000 model. Customers will be able to reserve a 2022 Maverick until Thursday evening, a Ford spokesperson told Insider. After […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Tesla stock could slump 50% while 3 legacy automaker pose challenge to EV leadership, says Livermore hedge fund manager

January 19, 2022

Via: Markets Insider

Tesla stock is ripe for a big decline in the event of a market slump as several legacy automakers catch up in the electric-vehicle space, according to hedge fund manager David Neuhauser. In an interview with CNBC, the chief investment […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Nio Vs. XPeng Vs. Li Auto: How 2022 Is Shaping Up For Chinese EV Stocks

January 10, 2022

Via: Markets Insider

The U.S.-listed Chinese electric vehicle trio of Nio, Inc. (NYSE:NIO), XPeng, Inc. (NYSE:XPEV) and Li Auto, Inc. (NASDAQ:LI) had a mixed outing in 2021 amid global component shortage headwinds. EV Analyst: BofA Securities analyst Ming Hsun Lee has Buy ratings […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars immune from global chip shortage after record year for sales

January 10, 2022

Via: Sky News

Torsten Müller-Ötvös was speaking after the BMW-owned but Goodwood-based luxury marque revealed a record set of annual sales figures for 2021 – the best in its 117-year history. RRMC said it delivered 5,586 vehicles to clients around the world, up […]