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Q&A - Visteon CEO Sachin Lawande
Visteon specialises in providing cockpit electronics to automotive manufacturers worldwide. CEO Sachin Lawande outlines the company's strategic priorities as he sees them and offers views on the industry's broader development. Dave Leggett recently ...

Nigeria's automotive industry shifts into high gear
In late 2013, the administration of then-President Goodluck Jonathan made a bold bet: that it could jumpstart the country's ailing automotive industry through a comprehensive—and controversial— industrial policy, known as the National Automotive ...

Auto industry strategy to include amendment to customs tariff, additional tax: Customs official
Auto industry strategy to include amendment to customs tariff, additional tax: Customs official. The law will include an additional tax to offset the decline of customs revenues on imported cars under the European Union, Turkey, and Agadir free trade ...

UK accelerates innovation into greener auto industry with boost to biggest fund
NEW DELHI: The British Government is backing the United Kingdom automotive industry to lead the way in new low carbon and energy efficient technology, announcing a boost to its biggest innovation fund of all time. The one billion pound Advanced ...

Synaptics teams with Valeo for auto touchscreen
Synaptics offers vehicle specific solutions which it says match the pace of consumer electronics human interface innovation. Synaptics' touch controllers, display drivers, and biometric sensors can be used for the automotive industry and will be ...

Nucor sees clear road to becoming a major auto industry supplier
Nucor Corp. has opened an office in Detroit as part of a push in which the company hopes increase its sales to the auto industry by 40% to 50% over the next two years. CEO John Ferriola told analysts last week that Charlotte-based Nucor (NYSE:NUE) saw ...

Automotive Industry Executive, Roger J. Wood, Joins Fallbrook Technologies Board of Directors
His understanding and vision of both the viability and potential of our NuVinci technology has been a major factor in its adoption in the automotive industry. As a highly successful executive leading the introduction of several transformational ...

Nucor's emerging market could affect Memphis, Blytheville steel mills
Nucor Corp. is making a push with hopes to increase its sales to the auto industry by 40 percent to 50 percent over the next two years, which could impact production in two Mid-South steel mills. Nucor CEO John Ferriola told analysts last week that ...

ACEA: Automobile industry reiterates call for urgent clarity on RDE
Ahead of the vote on real driving emissions (RDE) in the European Parliament tomorrow, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) reiterates its call for urgent clarity so manufacturers can plan the development and design of vehicles in ...

Auto industry leaders, legislators form group
This bipartisan group of more than 60 state House and Senate members have signed on, pledging to collaborate with automotive manufacturers and the Kentucky Automotive Industry Association on key issues such as workforce training, business-friendly tax ...

Global Fuel Cell Market in the Automotive Industry 2015-2019
Technavio's report, Global Fuel Cell Market in the Automotive Industry 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming ...

India chapter set to overtake global auto industry growth story
MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: India's automobile industry is set to follow the nation's economy this year, in outpacing the entire world in growth. In an otherwise gloomy global automotive spectrum, brokerage firms Nomura, Credit Suisse and automotive forecasting ...

Local automotive industry continues to thrive
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- Of course, the automotive industry has become an integral part of the city of Bowling Green. Whether tourists are visiting the Corvette Museum or drivers are racing at the speedway, the industry is always thriving. With the ...

Car Lister Named 'Most Innovative Product' by Automotive Industry Executives at Digital Dealer Tech Tank
NAPLES, Fla., Feb. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Car Lister, the web application that lets sellers list and buyers shop for new and pre-owned cars from any smartphone, tablet or desktop, was named 'Most Innovative Product' at the 20 t h Annual Digital Dealer ...

Automotive industry offers orphan car recycling support
SMMT members have committed to helping thousands of consumers recycle their old vehicles with a free take-back service. Under the End of Life Vehicles Directive, when cars and vans up to 3.5-tonnes reach the end of their lives, they must be disposed of ...

Automotive Minute: Vehicle births and deaths reposition U.S. auto industry early in 2016 (SLIDESHOW)
RIP Scion. So long Chrysler 200, Dodge Dart and Cadillac ELR. In a year only one month old, the auto industry has already announced enough of product deaths to last a year. There have also been reveals that show the future of the industry is bright on ...

Continental gives MS larger automotive footprint
Many financial observers have noted that the tire production industry has been moving from Ohio and other areas to the Deep South, similar to the move the automotive industry has made over the last couple of decades. South Carolina, in particular, has ...

Automotive Industry Launches Vehicle Recycling Scheme
Mike Hawes, SMMT chief executive, said: “This new partnership is further evidence of just how seriously UK vehicle manufacturers take their environmental responsibilities. The industry has a strong record, not just on recycling, but on emissions ...

Can The Auto Industry Save Football? - Technologue
“If just 10 percent of mothers decide that football is too dangerous for their sons to play, that is it—it is the end of football.” That ominous warning from the sports biopic thriller “Concussion” expresses a growing concern as the world learns more ...

'Indian firms key to UK auto industry growth'
Britain has cemented its position as the fastest-growing automotive manufacturer in Europe and Indian companies are critical in this journey, acting UK High Commissioner Alexander Evans said here on Thursday at the Auto Expo. Addressing the unveiling ...

Disruptive trends in the auto industry
A recent study by McKinsey & Co. predicts how technology-driven trends will revolutionize the way industry players respond to changing consumer behaviour, develop partnerships and drive transformational change. Here's a look at how disruptive trends ...

Used-car Business Driving Up Sluggish Auto Industry Sales Growth
KOCHI: Of late, the used-car business has been one of the bright spot in the automotive industry that is witnessing slow growth in the last few years. Majority of the first time car buyers in the country feel that a used-car is a cool thing to own. One ...

Russian govt backs local auto industry with hefty cash injection
Moscow is planning to invest heavily to support the Russian automotive industry – domestically and in export markets. By Christopher Kenneth. The Russian government has identified the export of locally-produced Russian cars as one way of officially ...

Industrial robotics market in the automotive industry to grow at 6.35% CAGR from 2016 to 2020 according to new ...
Industrial robotics market in the automotive industry to grow at 6.35% CAGR from 2016 to 2020 according to new ...

The Automotive Industry's Biggest Losers in January
Sales of passenger cars slowed across the board in January. Image source: Ford Motor Company. Despite the headlines showing a 0.4% decline in U.S. auto sales during January, it really wasn't all that bad a month for the industry. Automakers in general ...

Auto industry jobs seen growing 60%
With the expected ramp up in local car manufacturing via the government's Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy (CARS) Program, the Philippine Parts Maker Association (PPMA) said that employment in the whole Philippine automotive sector ...

Automotive industry's impressive numbers
KARACHI: The past year was no doubt a good one for the automotive industry in Pakistan. It continued its recovery from the lows of 2008-09 when 99,310 units were sold to an impressive 179,953 in fiscal year 2015. The momentum has continued and last ...

Microchip Introduces Industry's First Automotive Serial Quad I/O™ (SQI™) Flash Product with Extended Voltage and ...
Microchip Introduces Industry's First Automotive Serial Quad I/O™ (SQI™) Flash Product with Extended Voltage and ...

Auto industry to drive Make in India
Auto industry to drive Make in India. With India emerging as one of the world's largest auto markets — with annual sales of 19.8 million vehicles in FY15 — the auto industry is set to become the engine of the government's 'Make in India' initiative ...

Will French carmakers rev up Iran's auto industry?
The Airbus deal will help Iran renew its aging air fleet, as the decades-long embargo on its aviation industry has officially come to an end. The auto agreements are aimed at reviving Iran's embattled vehicle manufacturers. Indeed, the resumption of ...

'Not enough skilled workers' to fill automotive industry job vacancies
Thousands of vacancies in the automotive industry remain unfilled because of the shortage of skilled workers, according to a new report. A survey of British-based firms, including vehicle manufacturers and component suppliers, revealed that a fifth of ...

'Not enough skilled workers' to fill automotive industry job vacancies
Thousands of vacancies in the automotive industry remain unfilled because of the shortage of skilled workers, according to a new report. A survey of British-based firms, including vehicle manufacturers and component suppliers, revealed that a fifth of ...

To Rev Up Sales, Auto Industry Must Embrace Customer-State Data
In the automotive industry, branding and direct-response campaigns are almost always divided into national and regional tiers. While this makes sense for achieving the different goals of a national brand and a local dealership, the result can be a ...

Polyisobutylene Market to reach US$5.37 billion by 2023, Automotive Industry Creates Lucrative Opportunities ...
Polyisobutylene Market to reach US$5.37 billion by 2023, Automotive Industry Creates Lucrative Opportunities ...

Used-car business one bright spot in slow growing auto industry: Deloitte India
"The used-car business has been one bright spot in a slow growing automotive industry in the last few years. The rush to buy diesel cars a few years ago with the prices of petrol being pegged to the open markets and then, the sales going down on ...

Skills shortage leaves up to 5000 automotive industry jobs vacant, claims new report
“The automotive industry has already invested heavily in apprenticeships and training for existing staff to grow and develop a new generation of skilled workers,” said Mike Hawes, SMMT chief executive. “However, even more support is needed. The ...

Interview with Harman Connected Car division
We've just announced the acquisition of an Israeli-based company called TowerSec, which has industry-leading technology in terms of monitoring what's happening within the car's network. Every car has this CAN bus network where data is being passed and ...

"Herd" around the auto industry
This post comes from Autoblog Open Road, our contributor network. Visit Open Road for more opinion, insight, advice, and experiential writing from our readers and industry insiders. We're always looking for new viewpoints. If you'd like to be a part ...

Auto industry blindsided by parallel import decision
In a press release issued overnight, the Minister Fletcher stated: “The law will be changed so that, from 2018, a consumer will be able to personally import a new car or motorcycle from another country with comparable standards to Australia's, up to ...

Vehicle End of Life policy important for Malaysian automotive industry's growth, says MAA president
According to Datuk Aishah Ahmad, the Vehicle End of Life policy is important to ensure the growth of the automotive industry, which in turn, can contribute to taxes paid to the government. The Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) president told ...

Automotive industry adopts GSMA embedded Sim specification
Companies from across the automotive and transportation sector support the GSMA Embedded SIM Specification to help accelerate the growth of the connected car market, the GSMA announced. Among the international brands that back the interoperable ...

What Does Auto Industry Want from 5G?
As for V2X, the wireless communication technologies currently available to the automotive industry include DSRC, with latency (speed of message delivery) of about 1 millisecond, and 4G whose latency is about 20 milliseconds, according to Scott ...

Will Japan's auto industry consolidate?
TOKYO (Bloomberg) -- Japan's crowded auto industry is poised to look more like other major markets, with three or fewer carmakers left by the end of the decade. The 500 trillion yen ($4.4 trillion) economy is home to eight automakers, including the ...

North American auto industry demand boosts Nippon Express
Nippon Express Frequent shipments of automotive parts, paired with lower fuel costs, helped Japan-based forwarder Nippon Express Co. generate US$328 million in operating profit for the April-December 2015 period, which was up 12 percent, compared to ...

The auto industry steels itself for the future
Governed by increasingly stringent legislation, vehicle manufacturers have clear objectives when it comes to reducing emissions and improving the efficiency of vehicles. Most companies agree on the notion that these targets will not be met by focusing ...

Digital disruption: the driving force behind innovation in the automotive industry
Digital disruption is a reality both globally and locally and is set to transform the automotive landscape moving forward. Connectivity – in particular the connected car relating to digitisation and interactivity within every automobile – is increasing ...

Thousands of vacant jobs in UK automotive industry due to skills shortage
The report, which was developed by the Society of Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) on behalf of the Automotive Industrial Partnership, found that despite the UK automotive industry workforce now being the most productive in Europe, its growth potential ...

Automotive industry adopts GSMA SIM Specification for connected cars
The automotive industry has an interest in rolling out the new generation of vehicles as fast as it can, which has led to an industry-wide acceptance of the GSMA embedded SIM specification. With the intent to accelerate the growth of the connected car ...

Home Interviews 'The automotive industry is like a marathon race. To succeed, one needs...
Home Interviews 'The automotive industry is like a marathon race. To succeed, one needs...

Global Industrial Robotics Market in Automotive Industry Growth of 6.35% CAGR by 2020 - Analysis, Technologies ...
Global Industrial Robotics Market in Automotive Industry Growth of 6.35% CAGR by 2020 - Analysis, Technologies ...


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