Valeo slows investments in South America PARIS — French supplier, Valeo, says it will slow investment in South America to adapt to slowing vehicle production by automakers in the region. Valeo has 17 plants in South America with five more under construction. The region represents 2% of global sales, while North America and Europe are responsible for 95% of sales. The devaluation of the Brazilian real has led to a slump in production of vehicles from prior year levels, a company statement ...

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