Tag: automakers

Industries, Manufacturing

Tariff uncertainty could hurt auto industry more than plant closures in 2019

February 18, 2019


An auto industry that many experts think already is overdue for a slowdown just got a major dose of uncertainty that could reduce investment in new technologies and vehicles. The Trump administration dealt automakers a wild card by reportedly deciding […]

Industries, Manufacturing

Trump’s trade war has forced one of Europe’s most famous automakers to delay a $30 billion IPO

September 10, 2018

Via: Business Insider

Volvo, the Swedish automaker, has reportedly had its initial public offering (IPO) plans delayed by its parent company as a result of uncertainty surrounding US President Donald Trump’s trade war. The Financial Times reports on Monday that Geely, the Chinese […]

Industries, Manufacturing

See Which Car Companies Are the Most American

March 3, 2017

Via: Time

Tesla is the only automaker that assembled 100% of its U.S.-sold cars domestically last year. And only three other companies — Jeep, Cadillac and Dodge — broke 80%. President Donald Trump wants to change that, boasting in his first joint […]

Industries, Manufacturing

Detroit’s Big 3 car makers sending mixed signals

October 24, 2016


After a long boom since the recession, the auto industry is sending mixed signals. Earnings reports this week should shed more light on its future, with some automakers appearing to be healthy and others slowing down. For instance, Ford Motor is […]