Category Archives: Manufacturing

Auto industry caught in the trade war crosshairs

Auto industry caught in the trade war crosshairs https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/12/auto-industry-caught-in-the-trade-war-crosshairs.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: It will get more complicated before becoming less complicated…

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Why Trump Should Scale Back Auto Mileage Regulations

Why Trump Should Scale Back Auto Mileage Regulations | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-08-09/why-trump-should-scale-back-auto-mileage-regulations Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: The boost for motor vehicle manufacturing may alone, justify the rollback… 

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Crocs to close remaining manufacturing facilities; executive to resign

Crocs to close remaining manufacturing facilities; executive to resign – CBS News https://www.cbsnews.com/news/crocs-closing-manufacturing-facilities-mexico-italy-chief-financial-officer-resigning/ Re-posted from CBS News. Geoff Geoff Comments: Crocs were really popular, even I had 4 pairs… Stunning news…  

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Trump’s ‘America First’ Economy Secures 10-Year Employment High for Manufacturing Workers

Trump’s ‘America First’ Economy Secures 10-Year Employment High for Manufacturing Workers | Breitbart https://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/07/10/trumps-america-first-economy-secures-10-year-employment-high-for-manufacturing-workers/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff Geoff Comments: President Trump, a promise made, a promise kept…

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War Spending Rescues Factory Orders In May As Autos Collapse

War Spending Rescues Factory Orders In May As Autos Collapse https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-07-03/war-spending-rescues-factory-orders-may-autos-collapse Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Military spending saves manufacturing sector from auto manufacturing slow down…

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Despite Trump’s Tariff Threat, Automakers Double Down on Mexican Production

Despite Trump’s Tariff Threat, Automakers Double Down on Mexican Production | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/23/despite-trumps-tariff-threat-automakers-double-down-on-mexican-production/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: It is clear, auto manufacturers are addicted to cheap Mexican labor, and will not return to the US…

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Who Dominates Global Steel Production & Trade?

Who Dominates Global Steel Production & Trade? | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/01/who-dominates-the-steel-trade-that-trump-just-hit-with-tariffs/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: China is no surprise, it has been building its steel capacity since it consumed most of the worlds steel production in building … Continue reading

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Ford will halt all production of its popular F-Series pickup

Ford will halt all production of its popular F-Series pickup https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/09/ford-will-halt-all-production-of-its-popular-f-series-pickup.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Vehicle sales were already in trouble, now this…

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Ford is basically giving up on US car business; GM isn’t far behind

Ford is basically giving up on US car business; GM isn’t far behind https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/26/ford-is-basically-giving-up-on-us-car-business-and-gm-is-not-far-behind.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Hard to imagine just a few years ago, now, a reality…

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GM Threatens Bankruptcy for GM Korea

GM Threatens Bankruptcy for GM Korea | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/03/26/gm-threatens-bankruptcy-for-gm-korea/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Why is GM acting like it deserves a bail-out?  

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