South America http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53480/more en 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 Brazil Vehicle Sales Down 7.2% in May http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-72-may <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brazil vehicle sales totaled 293,383 units for May 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-72-may" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/brazil-vehicle-sales-down-72-may#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing South America Brazil Auto Makers Sales Results Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:20:00 +0000 1033601 at http://wardsauto.com Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-110 <div class="node-body article-body">Johnson Controls, SAIC subsidiary form auto-interiors JV; new Plastic Omnium factories will supply Volkswagen, General Motors; Mexican aluminum supplier opening first Russian plant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-110" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-110#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China Mexico U.S. Russia BorgWarner Dana General Motors JCI SAIC Volkswagen Aluminum Component Finance Globalization Logistics Manufacturing Technology OE-Supplier Relations Steel Vehicle Interiors China Automotive Systems Michelin Nemak Plastic Omnium Yanfeng Fri, 23 May 2014 15:55:00 +0000 1025981 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Electronic fan drives slated for BorgWarner Brazil facility.</strong></p> Fiat Chrysler A-Segment Car to Replace Uno Mille in Brazil, Sell in India http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/fiat-chrysler-segment-car-replace-uno-mille-brazil-sell-india <div class="node-body article-body">The car’s development reportedly has been sped up under the project codenamed X3C. Mules seen undergoing testing around the FCA plant in Belo Horizonte suggest the new model will make do with the platform from the first-generation Panda.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/fiat-chrysler-segment-car-replace-uno-mille-brazil-sell-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/fiat-chrysler-segment-car-replace-uno-mille-brazil-sell-india#comments Premium Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology South America Brazil India Fiat Fiat-Chrysler: What's Next Future Products Tue, 13 May 2014 10:43:00 +0000 1017821 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>IDD concept car said to be basis for new A-segment model.</strong></p> Brazil Auto Production Up 1.6% in April http://wardsauto.com/brazil-auto-production-16-april <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Although vehicle production in the world's fourth-largest auto market showed a 1.6% uptick from March, output was down 21.4% from a year earlier. April sales rose 21.8% from prior-month but were off 12.1% year-over-year.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/brazil-auto-production-16-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers South America Brazil Production Fri, 09 May 2014 13:40:00 +0000 1016631 at http://wardsauto.com