Production http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53320/more en Oz Government to Aid Industry Post-Auto Production http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/oz-government-aid-industry-post-auto-production <div class="node-body article-body">Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane says the program aims to identify new investment opportunities for Australian industry as it transitions from its traditional base to new, higher value-added and globally linked manufacturing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/oz-government-aid-industry-post-auto-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/oz-government-aid-industry-post-auto-production#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Suppliers Asia Pacific Australia Ford Holden Toyota Politics Employment Labor & Human Resources Production Restructuring Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:53:00 +0000 1145901 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota production leaving Australia by end of 2017.</strong></p> Current Data Center Graphs http://wardsauto.com/data-center/current-data-center-graphs <div class="node-body gallery-body">Current charts and graphs from WardsAuto Data Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/data-center/current-data-center-graphs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/data-center/current-data-center-graphs#comments Public Data Center Auto Makers North America - Regional Capacity Utilization Inventories Production Sales Results Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:10:00 +0000 494881 at http://wardsauto.com Output in China Tops 2 Million in September http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/output-china-tops-2-million-september <div class="node-body article-body">Car and light-truck builds grew considerably in the month, up 5.8% and 4.5%, respectively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/output-china-tops-2-million-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/output-china-tops-2-million-september#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Asia Pacific China Auto Makers Production Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:05:00 +0000 1137731 at http://wardsauto.com Global Outlook for Diesel Vehicles http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/global-outlook-diesel-vehicles <div class="node-body video-body">Video brief highlights updates to future product and production plans from WardsAuto Forecasts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/global-outlook-diesel-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/global-outlook-diesel-vehicles#comments Public Data Center World Auto Makers Management & Strategy Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center World Future Products Product Development Production Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:41:00 +0000 1136001 at http://wardsauto.com September North American Light-Vehicle Production at 15-Year High http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/september-north-american-light-vehicle-production-15-year-high <div class="node-body article-body">Many automakers hit record-high September results with double-digit gains from last year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/september-north-american-light-vehicle-production-15-year-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/september-north-american-light-vehicle-production-15-year-high#comments Public Gated Data Center Auto Makers Plants & Production North America North America - Regional Canada Mexico U.S. Auto Makers Production Vehicle Assembly Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:05:00 +0000 1136961 at http://wardsauto.com Volvo Cars Adding Jobs, Raising Output in Sweden http://wardsauto.com/volvo-cars-adding-jobs-raising-output-sweden <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The Chinese-owned automaker plans to add 1,300 jobs at its Torslanda, Sweden, plant that produces the new XC90 SUV, which has helped boost sales nearly 10% year-to-date. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/volvo-cars-adding-jobs-raising-output-sweden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Europe Sweden Employment Production Thu, 16 Oct 2014 07:14:00 +0000 1136501 at http://wardsauto.com Suzuki Temporarily Cuts Output at Hungarian Plant http://wardsauto.com/suzuki-temporarily-cuts-output-hungarian-plant <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The Japanese automaker has eliminated one of two shifts at its Esztergom plant since halting production of two obsolete models and is preparing to build the refreshed Vitara.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suzuki-temporarily-cuts-output-hungarian-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Europe Hungary Production Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:32:00 +0000 1134871 at http://wardsauto.com REFILE-UPDATE 2-VW extends China JV by 25 years to tighten market grip http://wardsauto.com/refile-update-2-vw-extends-china-jv-25-years-tighten-market-grip <div class="node-body reuters_news-body"><p>(Changes second reference to Li Keqiang in penultimate paragraph to Li from Keqiang to use family name)</p> <p>* VW-FAW joint venture extended until 2041 - VW</p> <p>* Enhancing Chinese JVs "a must" for VW - analyst</p> <p>* VW also seeking possible increase in FAW Group stake</p> <p>* VW 9-month group sales in China up 15 pct to 2.72 mln cars</p> <p>By Andreas Cremer and Jan Schwartz</p></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/refile-update-2-vw-extends-china-jv-25-years-tighten-market-grip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Asia Pacific China Globalization Product Development Production Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:13:23 +0000 1133711 at http://wardsauto.com Hyundai Motor Deal Validates Chung’s Gangnam Style http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-motor-deal-validates-chung-s-gangnam-style <div class="node-body article-body">Anger over the Hyundai chairman’s Gangnam real-estate splurge seemingly was outweighed by the more than $25,000 in higher wages and added bonuses for every fulltime worker. Analysts who were skeptical but not publicly critical of the Gangnam deal now are saying it was a brilliant, forward-thinking move.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-motor-deal-validates-chung-s-gangnam-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-motor-deal-validates-chung-s-gangnam-style#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Asia Pacific South Korea Hyundai Kia Finance Globalization Labor & Human Resources Production Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:22:00 +0000 1130351 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Automaker driven by chairman&rsquo;s powerhouse personality.</strong></p> UPDATE 2-Daimler, Renault-Nissan extend manufacturing alliance http://wardsauto.com/update-2-daimler-renault-nissan-extend-manufacturing-alliance <div class="node-body reuters_news-body"><p>* Alliance struck in 2010 has ballooned</p> <p>* The carmakers share engines and factories</p> <p>* Cost savings in excess of 2 billion euros (Adds additional comments from Renault, Daimler CEO's)</p> <p>By Edward Taylor and Gilles Guillaume</p> <p>PARIS, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Daimler and Renault-Nissan are extending a manufacturing alliance, the two carmakers said on Friday, adding that there were no limits to how the cooperation could evolve.</p></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/update-2-daimler-renault-nissan-extend-manufacturing-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology Japan France Germany Globalization Production Purchashing Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:40:42 +0000 1130261 at http://wardsauto.com