October 31, 2019
Business motors, passenger cars, -wheelers, tractors, and production device are down 15% to 40% in their monthly sales volume. There's little segment lag within the cyclical downswing throughout segments. Second, the downswing amplitude in sales quantity in some segments has reached 30-40% this time around, against the sooner downswings of 10-15%. Right here are 3 conducts that excessive-increase sectors use to gas their boom.


October 31, 2019
Japan’s car sales stay the 1/3 biggest within the international — after the U.S. and China — with 527.2 million gadgets bought in 2018, however, an increasing number of automakers are prioritizing the Chinese marketplace and its motor shows. The Frankfurt motor display, which was held simply last month, also didn't attract many carmakers, with only Honda motor co. collaborating from Japan.

Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot parent PSA in merger talks

October 30, 2019
The owner of French carmaker Peugeot is in talks with rival Fiat Chrysler Automobiles about a deal to merge with the Italian-American group and create a company with shares worth more than $47bn, according to people informed of the talks.

Volkswagen to invest $577 million in Brazil auto plant.

August 30, 2019
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) will invest 2.4 billion reais ($577 million) in one of its Brazil factories, Sao Paulo state governor Joao Doria said on Thursday during a visit to the automaker’s headquarters in Germany.

U.S. auto sales seen rising 5% in August

August 29, 2019
(Reuters) - U.S. auto sales are expected to rise 5% in August from the same period a year ago, driven by strong volumes due to higher manufacturer incentives and higher average sales prices, according to J.D. Power and LMC Automotive.

New NAFTA clogs investment in auto supply chain after a year adrift

August 28, 2019
TOKYO -- A year after the U.S. and Mexico agreed to update the North American Free Trade Agreement, uncertainty stops Japanese auto parts manufacturers from making investment decisions.
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