Tag: US


EU, US Set Up Task Force to Resolve Electric Vehicle Feud

October 26, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

The U.S. and the European Union have set up a task force tasked with resolving a dispute over electric vehicle batteries that the EU says would discriminate against manufacturers in the 27-nation bloc and break World Trade Organization rules. Under […]


US, Mexico to Cooperate on Semiconductors, Electric Vehicles

September 13, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

Mexico and the United States plan to take advantage of the Biden administration’s massive investment in semiconductor production to push the integration of their supply chains and cooperate on expanding the production of electric vehicles through Mexico’s nationalized lithium industry, […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Airbus to Deliver US-Completed Commercial Aircraft With Sustainable Aviation Fuel

September 23, 2021

Via: ASD News

Airbus will start delivering all aircraft from its U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama with Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) on board later this year. The initiative is a further step toward fulfilling Airbus’ commitment to carbon-neutral growth in the aviation […]

Process, Production

Chinese manufacturers taking the lead in COVID-19 recovery, followed by Europe and the US

July 7, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

7th June 2020 – As the coronavirus pandemic spreads across the globe and governments take different approaches to tackling the virus, Ease, a leading provider of mobile audit and insights software for manufacturers, has today released exclusive findings, using its […]


Boeing, Airbus, GE Among Biggest Losers from US Iran Shift

May 9, 2018

Via: Industry Week

US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear pact threatens new business for several big companies, including Boeing, Airbus and General Electric. The two aerospace giants were among the companies to receive US Treasury licenses to begin […]

Process, Production

WEF releases global manufacturing index

January 15, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has released its report ranking countries in global manufacturing positions. In the ‘Readiness for the future of production report’, Japan was awarded the top spot, due to its structure of production. The Geneva-based company then […]

Process, Production

US manufacturers in China are thriving but cautious, says AmCham Shanghai

July 13, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

The American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai – has revealed the findings of its annual China Business Report; while there has been a rebound in manufacturing, companies are cautious about the future due to China’s business policies favouring domestic firms. […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Closing the Nation’s Skills Gap

January 14, 2016

Via: Industry Week

In an era in which education and training have never been more important for economic prosperity and success, the U.S. has fallen behind many other nations in educational attainment and achievement. Within the U.S., there is growing evidence of a […]

R & D

VW to expand diesel compensation program in U.S. to larger vehicles, report says

January 11, 2016

Via: Automotive News

DETROIT (Reuters) — Volkswagen AG will announce on Monday it is expanding its goodwill diesel emissions compensation program to tens of thousands of owners of larger diesel vehicles, the company’s top U.S. official told Reuters. Volkswagen Group of America President […]

Process, Production

US Manufacturing Closes 2015 on Down Note: ISM Report

January 4, 2016

Via: Industry Week

Manufacturing in the U.S. showed continued weakness in December, the Institute for Supply Management reported, as sputtering global economies continued to weigh on the sector while lower oil prices dampened investment in the oil and gas business. ISM’s monthly purchasing […]