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THE WEEK THAT WAS: The year is flying by...

Dunno 'bout you but 2015 seems to be flying by waaaay too fast - where did yet another week go?...

ANALYSIS: UK supplier industry perks up

There are signs of a revival in the UK automotive supplier industry, but a sense of perspective is needed, says Dave Leggett....

ANALYSIS: The challenge of vehicle lightweighting

Vehicle designers and engineers are coming under unprecedented pressure to remove weight from vehicles wherever they can. As part of a new r...

Supplier industry M&A and IPO briefing

This month's managament briefing reviews the financial position of the global supplier automotive supplier industry. Part 2 highlights recen...

Latest Interviews

Q&A with Swamy Kotagiri, Magna International 12 Jan 2015

Matthew Beecham

Continuing just-auto's series of interviews with global automotive component manufacturers, Matthew Beecham spoke to Swamy Kotagiri, executive vice president and chief technology officer of Magna International about the company's capabilities, including seats, convertible roof design and the use of new processes and materials in vehicle manufacture.


Q&A with Magna Closures 28 Nov 2014

Matthew Beecham

Magna Closures designs, engineers and manufactures a range of vehicle closure modules, systems and components for the automotive industry. In this interview, Matthew Beecham spoke to David O'Connell, Vice President – Global Engineering and R&D, Magna Mirrors & Magna Closures about the company’s SmartLatch, PureView sliding window and how it strikes a balance between providing a door which improves side-crash safety yet reduces overall vehicle weight.

Latest News

Magna sells most of interior business to Antolin 16 Apr 2015

Simon Warburton

Magna International says it has inked an agreement to sell substantially all of its interiors operations, excluding seating, to Grupo Antolin for US$525m.


Magna plant makes its first million Ford seats 9 Apr 2015

Graeme Roberts

Magna International's Louisville Seating Systems factory has achieved the production milestone of 1m sets of automobile seats. It started in April 2012 making seat sets for the Ford Escape, and has since expanded its customer base.


Magna quiet on interior sale to Grupo Antolin 31 Mar 2015

Simon Warburton

Magna International is declining to comment on reports it is in negotiations to sell its interior operation to Grupo Antolin.


Magna to build exteriors facility in Mexico 19 Mar 2015

Dave Leggett

Magna has announced the start of construction of a new automotive exteriors manufacturing facility in Queretaro, Mexico.


Magna records Q4 net income up 11% to US$509m 25 Feb 2015

Simon Warburton

Magna has posted fourth quarter net income up 11% to US$509m, with sales of US$9.4bn, up 2%.

Latest blogs

Metering expectations 16 Jan 2014

Simon Warburton

Huge sheets of ice are progressing in a stately manner down the Detroit River outside the Cobo and with forecast of snow this afternoon, it will feel more like Michigan in January than yesterday's almost balmy temperatures.

Company research

Magna International, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Magna International, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Pa

MarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity undertaken by an organi...

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Magna International Inc. (MG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Magna International Inc. (MG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT

Magna International Inc. (Magna) is a global automotive supplier. The company is involved in developing and manufacturing technologically advanced automotive systems, assemblies, modules and component...

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Global Autonomous Parking Market 2014-2018

Global Autonomous Parking Market 2014-2018

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Autonomous Parking market to grow at a CAGR of 19.39 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the enhanc...

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