South America http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53480/more en GM to Invest $2.8 Billion in Brazil Over 5 Years, Barra Says http://wardsauto.com/gm-invest-28-billion-brazil-over-5-years-barra-says <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">CEO Mary Barra says the automaker is underscoring its commitment to one of its most important markets by investing in new products, technology and maintaining plants.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/gm-invest-28-billion-brazil-over-5-years-barra-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated News & Analysis Management & Strategy Auto Makers South America Brazil Finance Globalization Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:15:00 +0000 1085441 at http://wardsauto.com Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-122 <div class="node-body article-body">Emitec comes under Continental umbrella; Bosch adds second R&D operation in Vietnam; Halla Visteon Climate Control expands into South America.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-122" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-122#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China U.S. Germany Vietnam Autoliv Bosch Continental JCI Visteon Airbags Climate Controls/HVAC Global Sources Product Development Restructuring Seatbelts Seats Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:35:00 +0000 1085311 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>JCI test facility allows real-time crash monitoring.</strong></p> China to Remain Best of the BRICs http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/china-remain-best-brics <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota and Fiat-Chrysler are among the laggards in China, trailing by a wide margin leaders GM and VW, which now sell more than 30% of their global volume in the market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/china-remain-best-brics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/china-remain-best-brics#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific North America South America Brazil China India U.S. General Motors Sales & Marketing 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Globalization Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:15:00 +0000 1079411 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>GM&rsquo;s Mohatarem: Struggle to &ldquo;keep up with growth in China.&rdquo;</strong></p> Brazil Vehicle Sales Down 13.9% in July http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-139-july <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brazil vehicle sales totaled 294,787 units for July 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-139-july" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-139-july#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing South America Brazil Auto Makers Sales Results Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:20:00 +0000 1077761 at http://wardsauto.com Brazil Vehicle Sales Down 17.3% in June http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-173-june <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brazil vehicle sales totaled 263,593 units for June 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-173-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-173-june#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing South America Brazil Auto Makers Sales Results Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:37:00 +0000 1055011 at http://wardsauto.com Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-116 <div class="node-body article-body">JCI steps out of cockpit; PPG coatings business seeks to cover more of South America; Bosch looks to build upon modest Indonesian investment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-116" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-116#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil U.S. Indonesia South Korea Germany Russia Bosch Continental JCI Lada Nissan Renault Visteon Capacity Utilization Component Finance Globalization Information & Entertainment Manufacturing Technology Restructuring Steel Vehicle Interiors Autoneum ContiTech Cooper-Standard Halla Visteon PPG Tata Steel Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:30:00 +0000 1052691 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>ContiTech employee programs CNC robotic bending machine at new hose plant in Kaluga, Russia.</strong></p> Brazil Reportedly Extending Tax Break for Car Buyers http://wardsauto.com/brazil-reportedly-extending-tax-break-car-buyers <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The government is extending its tax discount on car purchases for an indefinite period beyond the scheduled expiration on July 1 to shore up the flagging automotive sector.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/brazil-reportedly-extending-tax-break-car-buyers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing South America Brazil Politics Incentives Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:03:00 +0000 1048271 at http://wardsauto.com India's Mahindra Hasn't Made Call on Brazil Plant http://wardsauto.com/indias-mahindra-hasnt-made-call-brazil-plant <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Responding to a news report that Mahindra is considering building a manufacturing plant in Brazil, India's largest SUV maker says only it that has no definitive plans to do so.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/indias-mahindra-hasnt-made-call-brazil-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers South America Brazil Capacity Utilization Globalization Fri, 20 Jun 2014 07:41:00 +0000 1043341 at http://wardsauto.com Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-114 <div class="node-body article-body">ArcelorMittal Chinese steel JV to supply global, domestic OEMs; small Michigan companies get chance to fill supply bills for Detroit Three; Hikaru Sugi steps down as CEO of Denso’s North American operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-114" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-114#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China U.S. Turkey Bosch Chrysler Denso Ford General Motors TRW Brakes Capacity Utilization Future Products Global Sources Globalization Labor & Human Resources OE-Supplier Relations Purchashing Steel Tires ArcelorMittal Cooper Tire Michigan Economic Development Corp. PPG Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:40:00 +0000 1042741 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>TRW tech center anticipates burgeoning Chinese market.</strong></p> Argentina, Brazil Sign New Car Trade Pact http://wardsauto.com/argentina-brazil-sign-new-car-trade-pact <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The revival of the auto agreement is crucial to restore trade volumes and help close widening gaps in their external accounts. The pact expired last year during a dispute over its terms.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/argentina-brazil-sign-new-car-trade-pact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Politics South America Argentina Brazil Trade Wed, 11 Jun 2014 22:21:00 +0000 1038091 at http://wardsauto.com