Tag: autos

Logistics, Process, Regulations

Dispute Panel Rules for Looser Rules of Origin for Autos under the USMCA

January 13, 2023

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

President Biden went down Mexico way this week for a North American leaders summit with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) and Canadian President Justin Trudeau, where they pledged to work together to forge stronger regional supply chains. Then […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Why It’s A Good Thing When Automakers Push The Stop Button To Slow Production

July 31, 2017

Via: Forbes

This sounds kind of basic, but General Motors and its rivals are showing they will push the button to slow down production for slow-selling models, instead of simply upping incentives to make inventories of unsold cars disappear. GM CFO Chuck Stevens said in a conference […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, Production

Tesla’s ‘Pushing Of Production Boundaries’ Makes Large Carmakers Yawn

April 25, 2017

Via: Forbes

If you noticed mild tremblors yesterday and today, then it’s probably from the auto industry shaking its heads around the globe about an article that appeared at Reuters yesterday. It talks about Californian carmaker Tesla breaking new ground (and taking […]

Process, R & D

For The Automakers, Large-Scale 3D Printing Is The Next Powerful Toolbox

March 9, 2017

Via: Forbes

“Time is money” is an overused cliché. Yet, in today’s hypercompetitive technology marketplace, it’s never been truer. The most sophisticated CAD (Computer Aided Design), fluidynamics and crash simulation programs used by auto manufacturers cannot replace actual testing and the various […]