Tag Archives: Trump

Auto industry braces for Trump decision on imported steel, aluminum


by NZ Car Freak Automakers are concerned about the unintended consequences of any restrictions on steel, including a potential decline in domestic auto production and the risk of triggering a global trade war. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Fields had rocky relationship with Trump


by CAHairyBear Mark Fields’ tenure as CEO coincided with a Donald Trump presidential candidacy that cast a harsh spotlight on the company’s global production base. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Trump tax plan likely won’t include border-adjusted tax


by Dave Adams Automotive Images The Trump administration will propose a corporate tax rate reduction to 15 percent, but the White House likely won’t support the controversial border-adjusted tax to replace lost revenue. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

BMW CEO Krueger to join Germany’s Merkel in meeting with Trump


by brizzle born and bred BMW CEO Harald Krueger and two other German CEOs are expected to join Chancellor Angela Merkel today in her meeting with President Trump amid rising tensions on trade issues. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Trump budget plan would scrap energy grants, auto loan program


by brizzle born and bred The Trump administration proposed eliminating Energy Department loan programs and some research funding for energy efficient technology and electric vehicle development. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

China’s Great Wall rethinks Mexico plant under Trump threat


by Dmitry Terekhov China’s biggest SUV maker is reconsidering a plan to build an assembly plant in Mexico that would have made its best-selling vehicles for the U.S., joining a growing list of automakers reviewing investments after tax threats by President Trump. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed